Housing the urban poor policies, approaches, issues by Rebullida, Ma. Lourdes G. Genato-

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Published by UP Center for Integrative and Development Studies in [Quezon City] .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Philippines,
  • Manila Metropolitan Area.

Subjects:

  • Urban poor -- Housing -- Philippines -- Manila Metropolitan Area

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [78]-79).

Book details

Statementresearch team, Ma. Lourdes G. Rebullida, Dolores A. Endriga, Geraldine M. Santos.
ContributionsEndriga, Dolores A., Santos, Geraldine M.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD7287.96.P62 M373 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 80 p., [1] leaf of plates :
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL153939M
ISBN 109717420319
LC Control Number99919588
OCLC/WorldCa43169420

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