2 edition of The changing politics of planning in Hong Kong found in the catalog.
The changing politics of planning in Hong Kong
Mee Kam Ng
by Centre of Urban Planning and Environmental Management, University of Hong Kong in Hong Kong
Written in English
|Statement||by Mee Kam Ng.|
|Series||Working paper / Centre of Urban Planning and Environmental Management, University of Hong Kong -- no. 54, Working paper (University of Hong Kong. Centre of Urban Planning and Environmental Management) -- 54.|
|Contributions||University of Hong Kong. Centre of Urban Planning and Environmental Management.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||22 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||22|
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Hong Kong (hŏng kŏng), Mandarin Xianggang, special administrative region of China, formerly a British crown colony ( est. pop. 7,), land area sq mi (1, sq km), adjacent to Shenzhen, Guangdong prov., SE China, on the estuary of the Pearl River, 40 mi (64 km) E of Macao and 90 mi ( km) SE of Guangzhou (Canton).
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