Rural Exodus and Squatter Settlements in the Third World: Case of Iran

Rural Exodus and Squatter Settlements in the Third World: Case of Iran

By: Abol Hassan Danesh (author)Paperback

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Addresses the interrelated questions of urbanization, industrialization, rural-urban migration, and squatter settlements in contemporary developing countries. Emphasizes the structural causes of irregular rural-urban migration in Iran during 1900-1983, and how these causes have been analyzed and examined at the economic, social, and cultural levels. A comparison between contemporary developing countries and today's developed nations has also been formulated.

About Author

Abol Hassan Danesh is Assistant Professor of Sociology and Anthropology at The University of Rhode Island.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780819164445
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 184
  • ID: 9780819164445
  • weight: 249
  • ISBN10: 0819164445

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