Urbanism and Urbanization: Views, Aspects, and Dimensions

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Noel Iverson
BRILL, 1984 - Social Science - 260 pages
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Contents

NOEL IVERSON Introduction
1
DON MARTINDALE Theory of the City
9
PETER MCGAHAN Urban Sociology as a Field of Study
33
NELS ANDERSON Engineering and Urbanism
57
JOHN REX Race and the Urban System
89
TERRENCE McGEE Conservation and Dissolution in the Third World City
107
JOHN F SLEEMAN Urbanisation and the Welfare State
163
RAJ S GANDHI Social Transformation of the Strategic Institution of Caste
184
Where We Are
194
NOEL IVERSON Theoretical Challenge of World Urbanization
225
Contributors
249
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About the author (1984)

Noel Iverson (b. 1933), Ph.D. University of Minnesota, is now Professor of Sociology at the University of New Brunswick (Canada). He has written articles on theory, comparative social-economics and social change. Author of "Germania, U.S.A.," he is presently co-authoring a monograph on native-white relations in Canadian society.