Urbanisation and National Development: A Probable Case

  • Arch Dotson


Rapid, and rising, urbanisation now characterises world development. But this is not a simple condition. While the overall pattern is plain and persistent, its specific features vary considerably.


National Development Urbanisation Level Accelerate Development Urbanise City United States Agency 


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© South African Institute of International Affairs 1974

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