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Routledge Library Editions: Urbanization

1st Edition

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The volumes in this set, originally published between 1978 and 1997, draw together research by leading academics in the area of urbanization, and provide a rigorous examination of related key issues. The volumes examine urbanization in developing countries, urban planning, urban societies and race, economic growth, urbanization in socialist countries and dichotomy of rural verses urban, whilst also exploring the general principles and practices of urbanization in various countries. This set will be of particular interest to students of sociology and urban studies, geography and economics respectively.

Table of Contents

1. Urban America Examined, Dale E. Casper

2. Economic Growth and Urbanization in Developing Areas, edited by David Drakakis-Smith

3. Urbanization in Israel, Elisha Efrat

4. Industrialization and Urbanization in Latin America, Robert N. Gywnne

5. Soviet Urbanization, Olga Medvedkov

6. Urbanization in Socialist Countries, Jiřiì Musil

7. The Geography of Urban-Rural Interaction in Developing Countries, Robert B. Potter and Tim Unwin

8. Urbanisation and Labour Markets in Developing Countries, Stuart W. Sinclair

9. Urbanization in post-apartheid South Africa, Richard Tomlinson

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / Geography
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Human Geography