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Regenerating neighbourhoods and improving the quality of life

Regenerating neighbourhoods and improving the quality of life

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Published by University of Birmingham, Centre for Urban and Regional Studies in Birmingham .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementMoyra Riseborough ... [et al.].
SeriesHousing research at CURS -- no.9
ContributionsRiseborough, Moyra., University of Birmingham. Centre for Urban and Regional Studies.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18577819M
ISBN 100704420791
OCLC/WorldCa49414389

Children, Young People and the Environment Paperback – February 1, by Steven Ruse (Author), etc. (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthors: Steven Ruse, etc. Ultimately, wealth and poverty are quality of life issues. Wealth obviously improves it, but poverty undermines the quality of life for everyone in an economy, not just the poor. Poverty generates crime, broken families, drug addiction, illness, illiteracy—and more poverty. Many people decry the.


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