Street Vendors in the Global Urban Economy

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Taylor & Francis, Apr 27, 2012 - Social Science - 320 pages
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First published in 2010. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
 

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Need to thank Mr Sharit Bhowmik for touching such an important issue. The book seems quite authentic and eye-opener. The government should not ignore hawkers' issues and it is also not right to throw them out from the street.

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hi this is a right text book to use.i wish i can get it as im dooing my study that is based on street vending activities

Contents

1 Introduction
1
Survey of Research
20
3 Street Vending in Delhi
46
Mumbai Hawkers Public Space and the Everyday Life of the Law
69
The Case of Vadodara
87
6 Street Vendors in Phnom Penh Cambodia
120
7 Street Food Vending in Bangkok
144
A Critical Review
184
Demographic Trends Legal Issues and Vending Organisations in Six Cities
208
10 Governance of Street Trade in Caracas Venezuela
241
Mapping Street Vending in Downtown Sao Paulo
256
The Case of Indias National Urban Street Vendors Policy
275
About the Editor
310
Notes on Contributors
311
Index
314
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Sharit K Bhowmik is Professor of Labour Studies and Dean, School of Management and Labour Studies, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai.

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