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Progress of the model cities program.

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Banking and Currency. Subcommittee on Housing and Urban Affairs.

Progress of the model cities program.

Hearing, Ninety-first Congress, first session, June 6, 1969.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Banking and Currency. Subcommittee on Housing and Urban Affairs.

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • City planning -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesModel cities program.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT167 .A5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 41 p.
      Number of Pages41
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5014994M
      LC Control Number76602632

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      study of 21 cities to all Model Cities. It tests the degree to which these patterns of behavior "fit" and help explain the Model Cities activities of all cities. Chapters Three and Four relate response patterns to select indices descriptive of the outcome of the Model Cities Program; that is, to Model City plans. Reading Partners is committed to ensuring that students gain the critical reading skills needed to prepare them for academic, social, and civic success. At the core of our program model is the use of multiple data sources to monitor student progress and site quality, and to evaluate program success.

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