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Effects of Population Density and Land Management on the Intensity of Urban Heat Islands: A Case Study on the City of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

By Ilham S. M. Elsayed

Submitted: April 23rd 2011Reviewed: April 3rd 2012Published: October 31st 2012

DOI: 10.5772/47943

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