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Urbanization: development policies and planning

Urbanization: development policies and planning

 

Title:
Urbanization: development policies and planning
Name:
United Nations. Department of Economic and Social Affairs
Published:
New York 1968
Physical Description:
130 p. illus.
Subjects:
Urbanization., Community development, Urban > Planning., Urban policy., Social policy., Sociology, Urban.
Contents:
Introduction: An urbanization policy for economic and social development.--Demographic aspects of urban growth and population distribution: World urbanization trends, 1920-1960. Urbanization and economic and social change.--Social and economic problems and process of urbanization in developing countries: Urban growth and social development in Africa. Urban-rural populatin distribution and settlement patterns in Asia. Recent changes in urban and rural settlement patterns in Latin America. Population distribution, urban growth and planning in some Middle Eastern countries.--Policies and planning related to urban growth and population distribution: Economic aspects of urbanization. Urbanization and national development. Population movements and the distribution of social services. Urban policies and programmes (United States of America, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics).--The problem of slums and shantytowns: Uncontrolled urban settlement, problems and policies.
Format:
books
Notes:
United Nations publication. Sales no.: E. 68. IV. 1
ST-SOA-Ser. X-1
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