The Resource Secondary cities in developing countries : policies for diffusing urbanization, Dennis A. Rondinelli

Secondary cities in developing countries : policies for diffusing urbanization, Dennis A. Rondinelli

Label
Secondary cities in developing countries : policies for diffusing urbanization
Title
Secondary cities in developing countries
Title remainder
policies for diffusing urbanization
Statement of responsibility
Dennis A. Rondinelli
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rondinelli, Dennis A
Index
index present
LC call number
HT153
LC item number
.R67 1983
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
HT153
NAL item number
.R67 1983
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Sage library of social research
Series volume
v. 145
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cities and towns
  • Urbanization
  • City planning
  • Villes
  • Urbanisation
  • Urbanisme
  • Economic history
  • Cities and towns
  • City planning
  • Urbanization
  • Stadtplanung
  • Verstädterung
  • Urbanisatie
  • Sociaal-economisch beleid
  • Developing countries
  • Developing countries
  • Entwicklungsländer
Label
Secondary cities in developing countries : policies for diffusing urbanization, Dennis A. Rondinelli
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Why secondary cities are critical for national development -- Deconcentrating urbanization -- Reversing polarization -- Alleviating problems in larger cities -- Reducing regional inequities -- Stimulating rural economies -- Increasing administrative capacity -- Reducing urban poverty and increasing productivity -- Conclusions -- 2. Defining "secondary cities" -- Demographic characteristics -- Economic and social characteristics -- Conclusions -- 3. Dynamics of growth in middle-sized cities -- Favorable physical location and natural resources -- Defensive positions and military bases -- Selection ad administrative and political centers -- Colonization and foreign investment -- Influence of transport technology -- Growth of commerce, trade, and services -- Dynamics of secondary city growth: the importance of synergism -- 4. The functions of secondary cities -- Public and social service centers -- Commercial and personal service centers -- Regional marketing and trade centers -- Agroprocessing and supply centers -- Centers of small-scale industry -- Regional transport and communications centers -- Centers of attraction for rural migrants and sources of income remittances -- Centers of social transformation -- 5. Strategies for secondary city development -- The role of national investment -- Developmental versus exploitational secondary cities -- Policies for secondary city development -- Limited spread effects: the need for a network of secondary cities -- 6. Planning and managing secondary city development -- Reducing poverty -- Extending support services and facilities -- Improving physical infrastructure -- Strengthening the economic base and employment structure -- Enhancing local government capabilities -- The need for further research and development
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9780803919457
Lccn
82023165
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)9084589
Label
Secondary cities in developing countries : policies for diffusing urbanization, Dennis A. Rondinelli
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Why secondary cities are critical for national development -- Deconcentrating urbanization -- Reversing polarization -- Alleviating problems in larger cities -- Reducing regional inequities -- Stimulating rural economies -- Increasing administrative capacity -- Reducing urban poverty and increasing productivity -- Conclusions -- 2. Defining "secondary cities" -- Demographic characteristics -- Economic and social characteristics -- Conclusions -- 3. Dynamics of growth in middle-sized cities -- Favorable physical location and natural resources -- Defensive positions and military bases -- Selection ad administrative and political centers -- Colonization and foreign investment -- Influence of transport technology -- Growth of commerce, trade, and services -- Dynamics of secondary city growth: the importance of synergism -- 4. The functions of secondary cities -- Public and social service centers -- Commercial and personal service centers -- Regional marketing and trade centers -- Agroprocessing and supply centers -- Centers of small-scale industry -- Regional transport and communications centers -- Centers of attraction for rural migrants and sources of income remittances -- Centers of social transformation -- 5. Strategies for secondary city development -- The role of national investment -- Developmental versus exploitational secondary cities -- Policies for secondary city development -- Limited spread effects: the need for a network of secondary cities -- 6. Planning and managing secondary city development -- Reducing poverty -- Extending support services and facilities -- Improving physical infrastructure -- Strengthening the economic base and employment structure -- Enhancing local government capabilities -- The need for further research and development
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9780803919457
Lccn
82023165
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)9084589

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