Migration, urbanization, resources and development

Rogers A (1980). Migration, urbanization, resources and development. Ekistics 47 (284): 312-324.

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Outlines the major components of human settlement problems: the demographics of rapid urbanization and the resource-service demands generated. If rapid urbanization proceeds, what are the resource and service demands generated? Is it high fertility or high rural- urban migration which mainly causes rapid urbanization? Should agricultural and rural development play a greater role, and are major cities in less developed countries too large?

Item Type: Article
Depositing User: Luke Kirwan
Date Deposited: 16 Aug 2016 07:30
Last Modified: 27 Sep 2016 07:59
URI: http://pure.iiasa.ac.at/13716

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