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Some theoretical and methodological aspects of the study of African urbanization.

Gunilla BjereМЃn

Some theoretical and methodological aspects of the study of African urbanization.

by Gunilla BjereМЃn

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Published by Nordiska Afrikainstitutet in Uppsala .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Urbanization -- Africa,
    • Rural-urban migration -- Africa

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: leaves [35]-37.

      SeriesScandinavian Institute of African Studies. Research report, no. 9, Research report (Nordiska Afrikainstitutet) ;, no. 9.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT1 .N64 no. 9, HT148 .N64 no. 9
      The Physical Object
      Pagination(1), 37 l.
      Number of Pages37
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5323117M
      LC Control Number72175782

      Theoretical Perspectives; Tribal Society For them pauperization and material degradation was one aspect of urbanization but equally important was the destruction of the social nexus of the traditional community and its replacement by the utilitarian world of the city. a frame of reference and the urban society as a specific mode of.   Urbanization is hypothesized the most significant explanatory variable to the changes of PM concentrations. For urbanization, urbanization levels can be reflected through the economic growth, construction land expansion as well as urban population growth (Peng et al., ). In this study, accordingly, the three aspects are included.

      “Theoretical issues aside, Coquery-Vidrovitch is at pains to emphasize the great complexity of the phenomenon under study. While the book is about cities, it is also about urbanization as process, a political, economic, social and cultural process. Africa urbanization is not as big as most developing countries but is on the rise for it outbursts in city growth lately. (Saundry, ). In Africa, one important feature of the urbanization process is that a lot of the growth is taking place in the industrial increase. show more content.

      Development economics is a branch of economics which deals with economic aspects of the development process in low income countries. Its focus is not only on methods of promoting economic development, economic growth and structural change but also on improving the potential for the mass of the population, for example, through health, education and workplace conditions, whether through . span the decisions from broad assumptions to detailed methods of data collection and analysis. This plan involves several deci-sions, and they need not be taken in the order in which they make sense to me and the order of their presentation here. The overall decision involves which design should be used to study a topic. Informing this.


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Some theoretical and methodological aspects of the study of African urbanization. Some theoretical and methodological aspects of the study of African urbanization. Some theoretical and methodological aspects of the study of African urbanization. Gunilla. The Nordic Africa Institute.

(English) Report (Other academic) Place, publisher, year, edition, pages Uppsala: Nordiska Afrikainstitutet, Get this from a library. Urbanization in Africa: a handbook.

[James D Tarver;] -- The objective of this reference book is to present the different aspects and features of urbanization in Africa, both historical and contemporary.

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Jenkins. governments, aware of the social problems involved in urbanization, seriously study the work of both African and non-African social scientists. The period since i has been one of rapid development in the study of urbanization in Africa and the rest of the world, and the African material should throw new light on general theories of urbanization.

(Review first published by the Royal Geographical Society-Institute of British Geographers Urban Geography Research Group). Urbanization, Urbanism and Urbanity in an African City draws on the international and interdisciplinary research program entitled “Home Space in the African City” which ran from to funded by the Danish Council for Independent Research.

Theoretical Perspectives on Urbanization. The issues of urbanization play significant roles in the study of sociology. Race, economics, and human behavior intersect in cities.

Let’s look at urbanization through the sociological perspectives of functionalism and conflict theory. Functional perspectives on urbanization generally focus on the.

To show a general picture about urbanization and its consequences, we introduce the most common concept of urbanization and review the urbanization history briefly.

Dedicated to the development of the urbanization, four mainstream urbanization theories and their respective pros and cons have been discussed. While urbanization is a. Request PDF | Understanding Administrative Culture: Some Theoretical and Methodological Remarks | The article highlights five aspects of administrative culture.

It. Economies of scale have two aspects. while three have found some form of connection. A substantial study of the relationship between urbanization and poverty based on 90 developing countries around the world found that urbanization was widely associated with a reduction in poverty, because it was related to stronger economic growth.

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The period since I96o has been one of rapid development in the study of urbanization in Africa and the rest of the world, and the African material should throw new light on general theories of urbanization.

The Theoretical Perspective The theoretical perspective is defined as “the theoretical stance informing the methodology and thus providing a context for the process and grounding its logic and criteria.” (Crotty, ).

Since the ontology of the first study is mainly concerned with the human world of meanings and interpretations and the. The laws, policies, and actions needed to reap positive dividends from Africa’s urbanization are therefore critical in the continent’s transformation.

This conference will bring some of the most renowned thinkers and leaders on Africa’s urbanization to Accra. The interdisciplinary study of urbanization deserves emphasis because the research conducted in these different directions over the course of the past twenty-five years has been very uneven.

We must not confuse the concepts of urbanization and modernization, although to distinguish the difference between the two can be a delicate matter.

Research Methodology and Design Introduction All research is based on some underlying philosophical assumptions about what constitutes 'valid' research and which research method(s) is/are appropriate for the development of knowledge in a given study.

In order to conduct and evaluate any. Triangulation is a method used to increase the credibility and validity of research findings.1 Credibility refers to trustworthiness and how believable a study is; validity is concerned with the extent to which a study accurately reflects or evaluates the concept or ideas being investigated.2 Triangulation, by combining theories, methods or observers in a research study, can help ensure that.

In sub-Saharan Africa, rapid urbanization has preceded industrialization; indeed, the African experience seems to imply that it is completely independent of it. Growth of the urban population can be looked at in two ways: on its own, in which it is described as urban growth, and as a proportion of the national population, in which the term.

Some demographic and economic aspects of Third World and First World urbanization and the economic implications thereof for South Africa South African urbanization can learn from the. A sobering assessment of the remarkable progress made in the study of the African past from to Examines the continuing crisis in African historiography and disillusionment among emerging African historians to make a case for methodological refocusing and sophistication and for more relevant historical approaches.

For a general.Africa and Urbanization. By: Amanda McGuire. Axia (UOP) Soc/ Nada Feldman. March 21st, Africa and Urbanization. By: Amanda McGuire. Explain urban growth trends in the world's poorest countries.

Simply put, urbanization is the shift from a rural to an urban society, and involves an increase in the number of people in urban areas during /5(1).