Table of contents for The Earthscan reader in urban-rural linkages / edited by Cecilia Tacoli.

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List of Figures, Tables and Boxes vii
About the Authors x
Chapter Sources xvi
List of Acronyms and Abbreviations xviii
Part 1 Introduction
Editor¿s Introduction 3
Cecilia Tacoli
1 Small Urban Centres and Large Villages: The Habitat For Much
of the World¿s Low-Income Population 15
David Satterthwaite
Part 2 Rural¿Urban Linkages and Livelihood
2 Survival and Accumulation Strategies at the Rural¿Urban Interface
in North-West Tanzania 41
Jonathan Baker
3 Changing Rural¿Urban Linkages in Mali, Nigeria and Tanzania 56
Mahmoud Bah, Salmana Cissé, Bitrina Diyamett, Gouro Diallo, Fred Lerise,
David Okali, Enoch Okpara, Janice Olawoye and Cecilia Tacoli
4 Evolving Rural¿Urban Relations and Livelihoods 68
Jonathan Rigg
Part 3 Policies that Address, Ignore or Misunderstand
Rural¿Urban Linkages
5 Transitions in Sub-Saharan Africa: Agriculture, Urbanization
and Income Growth 91
Mary Tiffen
vi The Earthscan Reader in Urban¿Rural Linkages
6 A Regional Network Strategy for Reciprocal Rural¿Urban Linkages:
An Agenda for Policy Research with Reference to Indonesia 124
Mike Douglass
7 The Role of Small and Intermediate Urban Centres in Regional and
Rural Development: Assumptions and Evidence 155
David Satterthwaite and Cecilia Tacoli
8 The Small Town and Urban Context 184
Richard Kirkby, Ian Bradbury and Guanbao Shen
Part 4 Mobility and Migration Between Rural
and Urban Areas
9 Environmental Perceptions, Social Class and Demographic Change
in Mexico City: A Comparative Approach 201
Haydea Izazola, Carolina Martínez and Catherine Marquette
10 Improved Livelihoods In Improved Watersheds:
Can Migration Be Mitigated? 215
Priya Deshingkar
11 Taking Advantage of Rural Assets as a Coping Strategy
for the Urban Poor: The Case of Rural¿Urban Interrelations in Botswana 229
Fred Krüger
Part 5 Beyond the City Boundaries: Peri-Urban Areas
and Environmental Issues
12 Urban Agriculture in the Metropolitan Zone of Mexico City:
Changes Over Time in Urban, Suburban and Peri-Urban Areas 247
H. Losada, H. Martínez, J. Vieyra, R. Pealing, J. Rivera,
R. Zavala and J. Cortés
13 The Politics of Urban¿Rural Relations: Land Use Conversion
in the Philippines 264
Philip F. Kelly
14 Ecological Footprints and Appropriated Carrying Capacity:
What Urban Economics Leaves Out 284
William E. Rees
15 An Overview of Urban Environmental Burdens at Three Scales:
Intra-Urban, Urban-Regional and Global 297
Gordon McGranahan
Further Reading 319
Index 325

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Urbanization -- Developing countries.
Cities and towns -- Developing countries.
Developing countries -- Population.