Migration in India: Links to Urbanization, Regional Disparities and Development Policies

Migration in India: Links to Urbanization, Regional Disparities and Development Policies

by Shekhar Mukherji

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ISBN-13: 9788131605578
Publisher: Rawat Publications
Publication date: 03/01/2013
Pages: 548
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

List of Tables ix

List of Figures xxiii

Preface xxxi

Part I Census 1991

1 Patterns of Migration in India 3

2 Nature of Migration and Urbanization in India 36

3 Migration Theory I: Socio-economic and Spatial Processes of Underdevelopment and Spatial Disorganization 49

4 Migration Theory II: Canonical Model: Linking Spatial Structure and Spatial Flows - Inter-state Migration and Regional Disparities 62

5 Findings of District-level Regression Analysis of Migration, Urbanization and Socio-economic Variables, 1991 91

6 Findings of District-level Factor and Canonical Analysis between Migration and Socio-economic Variables, 1991 112

7 Findings of State-level Factor and Canonical Analysis between Migration and Socio-economic Variables, 1991 123

8 Findings of Class I City-Level, Million City-level and Metropolitan Level Canonical Analysis 143

9 Summary of Findings: 1991 Census Situation 165

Part II Census 2001

10 Patterns of Migration in India: Census 2001 181

11 Human Dimensions of Migration, Urbanization and Regional Disparities in India 220

12 Findings of District-level Analysis of Migration and Spatial Disparities, 2001 229

13 Findings of State-level Analysis of Migration and Its Links with Regional Disparities, 2001 254

14 Findings of Class I City-level Analysis: Links between Migration and Urbanization, 2001 271

15 Findings of Million City-level Analysis: Links between Migration and Urbanization, 2001 293

16 Findings of Metropolitan-level Analysis of Migration and Urbanization, 2001 310

17 Poverty and Mobility in India: Underlying Socio-economic, Spatial and Political Processes of Underdevelopment 334

18 Summary of Findings: 2001 Census Situations 347

Part III Issues, Challenges and Development Policies

19 Massive Illegal Immigration from Bangladesh and Its Adverse Consequences upon India 375

20 India's Growing Population and Growing Economy: Crucial Challenges and Required Perspectives 381

21 Major Issues in Migration, Urbanization and Regional Disparities in India: Implications and Challenges for the Future 397

22 Future Development Policies and Strategies for Migration Planning, and Urban and Regional Development 424

Appendix 456

References 485

Index 505

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