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Introduction: Learning from Urbanisation in South Asia

  • Chitta Ranjan PathakEmail author
  • Sumana Bandyopadhyay
  • Tomaz Ponce Dentinho
Chapter
Part of the Contemporary South Asian Studies book series (CSAS)

Abstract

This book highlights the major issues that emerge from urbanisation processes in South Asia. It analyses the main drivers of change, environmental pressures, impacts on adapted spaces, social effects and policy reactions. It also draws a number of conclusions.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Chitta Ranjan Pathak
    • 1
    Email author
  • Sumana Bandyopadhyay
    • 2
  • Tomaz Ponce Dentinho
    • 3
  1. 1.Architecture and Regional Planning, IIT KharagpurKharagpurIndia
  2. 2.University of KolkataKolkataIndia
  3. 3.University of AzoresAngra do HeroísmoPortugal

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