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Cities [electronic resource] / Jeremy Seabrook.

By: Seabrook, Jeremy, 1939-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Small guides to big issues: Publisher: London ; Ann Arbor, MI : Halifax [Nova Scotia] : South Yarra [Vic.] : Auckland Park [Johannesburg, South Africa] : [Oxford, England] : Pluto Press ; Fernwood Pub. ; Palgrave Macmillan Publishers Australia ; Jacana ; Published in association with Oxfam GB, 2007Description: 1 online resource (vii, 206 p.).ISBN: 9781849642613 (electronic bk.); 1849642613 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Cities and towns | Rural-urban migration | City and town life | City and town life -- Psychological aspects | City and town life -- Health aspects | City and town life -- Government policy | Urbanization | Urbanization -- Government policy | Villes | Exode rural | Vie urbaine | Vie urbaine -- Aspect psychologique | Vie urbaine -- Aspect sanitaire | Vie urbaine -- Politique gouvernmentale | Urbanisation | Urbanisation -- Politique gouvernementale | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Sociology -- UrbanGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Cities.DDC classification: 307.76 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
An urbanising world -- Cities of the past, cities of the present -- The global network -- Migrants to the city -- The spectre of the poor -- Slums -- Livelihoods -- Cities of fear -- Provision of basic services -- City borders -- The country and the city -- The triumph of the middle class.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [180]-195) and index.

An urbanising world -- Cities of the past, cities of the present -- The global network -- Migrants to the city -- The spectre of the poor -- Slums -- Livelihoods -- Cities of fear -- Provision of basic services -- City borders -- The country and the city -- The triumph of the middle class.

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