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The Middle Classes in Middle-Sized Cities

C. Wright Mills

The Middle Classes in Middle-Sized Cities

The Stratification and Political Position of Small Business and Whit

by C. Wright Mills

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Published by Irvington Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criminology,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11463669M
    ISBN 100829026622
    ISBN 109780829026627

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      Abstract. The efforts made to plan cities in emerging and developing countries are confronted to multiple issues, especially in small and middle sized cities which can be considered as poor through several criteria: socio-economic level of majority of population; low levels of public investments, weak quality of local administration, and large dependence of external : Jean-Claude Bolay. They occur indiscriminately in small, middle-sized, and large cities. Some of these are primarily oriented to a localized natural advantage such as water (for processing or for transport) or a mineral resource, and their agglomeration economies are internal, involving merely the scale of the individual unit.


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