Urbanization and health in developing countries / Trudy Harpham & Carolyn Stephens
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Other TitlesUrbanisation et santé dans les pays en développement : résumé
Harpham, Trudy & Stephens, Carolyn. (1991). Urbanization and health in developing countries / Trudy Harpham & Carolyn Stephens. World health statistics quarterly 1991 ; 44(2) : 62-69 http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/49942
JournalWorld health statistics quarterly 1991 ; 44(2) : 62-69
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