Transforming local culture

territorial governance in the Italian south
  • 26 Pages
  • 1.33 MB
  • English
European University Institute , Badia Fiesolana, San Domenico (FI)
Italy, Southern -- Politics and government -- 1945-, Italy, Southern -- Social conditions --
StatementSimona Piattoni.
SeriesEUI working paper -- no.2002/45, European Forum series (Unnumbered)
ContributionsRobert Schuman Centre., European Forum (European University Institute), European University Institute.
The Physical Object
Pagination26 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16337684M

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