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Title Rural-urban dynamics : livelihoods, mobility and markets in African and Asian frontiers / edited by Jytte Agergaard, Niels Fold and Katherine V. Gough
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 212 pages) : illustrations
Series Routledge studies in human geography ; 29
Routledge studies in human geography ; 29
Contents Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Illustrations; Figures; Tables; Contributors; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction; 2 Conceptualising and performing comparison of rural-urban dynamics; 3 Small town development in the Ghanaian cocoa frontier; 4 Living from coffee in Vietnam's Central Highlands: Susceptible livelihoods and diverse settlement transformations; 5 Rise and fall of smallholder pineapple production in Ghana: Changing global markets, livelihoods and settlement growth; 6 Transforming livelihoods and settlements: Fruit production and urbanisation in Vietnam's Mekong Delta
Summary This book adopts a fresh approach to the issue of rural-urban dynamics through a study of the changing nature of livelihoods, mobility and markets in ten study sites across four countries of Africa and Asia
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 205) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Rural-urban relations -- Africa
Rural-urban relations -- Asia
Rural-urban relations.
Form Electronic book
Author Agergaard, Jytte, 1960-
Fold, Niels.
Gough, Katherine V., 1963-
ISBN 0203873947