A Profile of the Urban Poor in Davao City

Abstract / Excerpt:

The decades of the fifties and the sixties bear witness to the rapid rate of urbanization in most countries ofthe world, with marked differences between developed and less-developed countrifes. In the latter, the urbanization process has been characterized by the raging growth of cities caused by the phenomenon of massive and historically unprecedented movements of people from the rural countryside to the burgeoning cities.

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Source JournalTambara
Journal VolumeTambara Vol. XVI
AuthorsNapoleon D. Amoyen, Lourdesita S. Chan
Page Count21
Place of PublicationDavao City
Original Publication DateDecember 1, 1999
Tags Davao City, Profile, Tambara, Urban Poor

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