Latin American Urbanization

Latin American Urbanization

by Charles Butterworth, John K. Chance
     
 

This book presents an in-depth look into the social changes of urbanization in Latin America.See more details below

Overview

This book presents an in-depth look into the social changes of urbanization in Latin America.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521281751
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
01/31/1981
Series:
Urbanisation in Developing Countries Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.59(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; 1. The city in history; 2. Why people move; 3. Who moves from where: selectivity and migration; 4. Return migration, brokerage, and effects on the community; 5. Migrant adaptation: kinship, networks, and small groups; 6. The urban class structure; 7. Voluntary associations; 8. Housing, poverty, and politics; 9. International migration; Conclusion; Notes; References; Index.

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