Handbook of Urbanization in India by SivaramakrishnanHandbook of Urbanization in India by Sivaramakrishnan

Handbook of Urbanization in India

EditorSivaramakrishnan, Amitabh Kundu, Singh

Paperback | June 15, 2007

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This updated volume with an additional chapter on migration and current urban agenda comprehensively analyses the extent and characteristics of urbanization in India. It assesses the nature of the policies and programmes required for urban governance and the development and management of urbanareas.
K. C. Sivaramakrishnan is Honorary Visiting Professor, Centre for Policy Research, New Delhi; Amitabh Kundu is Professor at School of Social Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University; B. N. Singh is an independent consultant.
Title:Handbook of Urbanization in IndiaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 9.65 × 7.09 × 0.67 inPublished:June 15, 2007Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0195690494

ISBN - 13:9780195690491


Table of Contents

1. An Overview of the Study2. Overview of Urbanization: Issues of Definition and Comparability3. Trends of Urbanization and Migration at Macro level: Explanations in the Terms of Employment Situation4. Trends and Patterns of Urbanization: An Interstate Analysis5. Socioeconomic Aspects of Urbanization: A State-level Scenario6. Socioeconomic Aspects of Urbanization: A District-level Analysis for Four Select States7. The Policy Perspectives8. Migration Update and Current Urban AgendaAppendixReferences