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Title: Slums and squatters in six Philippine cities
Authors: International Association for Metropolitan Research and Development
University of the Philippines at Diliman
Laquian, A.A.
Keywords: URBANIZATION
SLUMS
SQUATTERS
URBAN AREAS
PHILIPPINES
COMMUNITIES
SOCIAL PROBLEMS
UNEMPLOYMENT
HOUSING
SOCIAL SERVICES
RURAL URBAN MIGRATION
LEVELS OF EDUCATION
LAND OWNERSHIP
SOCIAL PARTICIPATION
POLITICAL PARTICIPATION
GOVERNMENT POLICY
URBAN DEVELOPMENT
Date: 1972
Publisher: IDRC, Ottawa, ON, CA
Abstract: Study of the urbanization problem of slums and squatters in six urban areas of the Philippines - describes the communities and their social problems (e.g., unemployment, housing, social services); similarities between the communities in such characteristics as reasons for rural migration, educational level, desire for land ownership, capacity for social participation and political participation; recommendations for government policy and programmes on urban development.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10625/1081
Access: Open Access
License: IDRC is copyright holder
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