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The Resource Arrival city : how the largest migration in history is reshaping our world, Doug Saunders

Arrival city : how the largest migration in history is reshaping our world, Doug Saunders

Label
Arrival city : how the largest migration in history is reshaping our world
Title
Arrival city
Title remainder
how the largest migration in history is reshaping our world
Statement of responsibility
Doug Saunders
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
As vibrant places of exchange, arrival cities have long been indicators of social health. Whenever migrant populations are systematically ignored, we should expect violence and extremism. But as Saunders demonstrates, when we make proper investment in our arrival cities, a prosperous middle class develops
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Saunders, Doug
Dewey number
307.2/4
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HB1955
LC item number
.S38 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rural-urban migration
  • Cities and towns
  • Immigrants
  • Urbanization
Label
Arrival city : how the largest migration in history is reshaping our world, Doug Saunders
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : William Heinemann, 2010
Bar code
  • 31223095062528
  • 31223095062346
  • 31223095062544
  • 31223095062445
  • 31223095062312
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
On the edge of the city -- Outside in : the lives of the new city -- Arriving at the top of the pyramid -- The urbanization of the village -- The first great migration : how the west arrived -- The death and life of a great arrival city -- When the margins explode -- The new city confronts the old world -- Arrival's end : mud floor to middle class -- Arriving in style
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
356 p.
Isbn
9780375425493
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010029651
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • 642842982
  • (OCoLC)642842982
Label
Arrival city : how the largest migration in history is reshaping our world, Doug Saunders
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : William Heinemann, 2010
Bar code
  • 31223095062528
  • 31223095062346
  • 31223095062544
  • 31223095062445
  • 31223095062312
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
On the edge of the city -- Outside in : the lives of the new city -- Arriving at the top of the pyramid -- The urbanization of the village -- The first great migration : how the west arrived -- The death and life of a great arrival city -- When the margins explode -- The new city confronts the old world -- Arrival's end : mud floor to middle class -- Arriving in style
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
356 p.
Isbn
9780375425493
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010029651
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • 642842982
  • (OCoLC)642842982

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