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Is it risky for SEO to change URLs with 301 redirects?

If all redirection are performed at the right time (when url changed applied) their won't be problem. To ensure everything is ok i'll add two best practices : Create a sitemap.html (yes html, not xml)...
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Does it matter for SEO whether URLs are human-readable?

Yes it matters if it's human readable. It's a minor ranking factor. It probably won't make or break you, but, think of it like doing an extra credit question on a quiz. You'll get a few bonus points ...
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