Rural impoverishment and rural exodus. by J. F. W. Grosskopf

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SeriesThe Poor White in South Africa : report of the Carnegie Commission -- 1
ContributionsCarnegie Commission of Investigation on the Poor White Question in South Africa.
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The rural exodus has been triggered in Europe since the second half of the 20th century. People migrate to the cities looking for job opportunities, better felicities, and higher wages than in the.

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The rural population was mainly perceived as a labour reservoir for industry and commercial farms. Rural development was promoted only to the extent needed to reproduce labour, and later to stem the exodus of rural poor to the cities.

This notion of a dual economy came to dominate development strategies in many regions of the world. In rural communities, education is an engine of exodus rather than economic development, write Catharine Biddle and Daniella Hall.

In rural communities, education is an engine of exodus. The rural perception of work ethic is an extremely important theme in this book; it is a key factor is determining opinions on the proper role of. Book Access to Land, Rural Poverty, and Public Action. Land is a fundamental productive asset in agrarian economies.

The rules that codify access to land and the way jurisdiction over land is distributed among members of a community have a powerful influence over how efficiently land is used, the incidence of poverty, and the level of.

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Many observers predicted better times. Nonetheless, throughout the decade, the most chronically poor counties in the nation continued to be located in nonmetropolitan areas (Deavers & Brown, ). "Since the s, rural transformations helped millions of people exit poverty while remaining in rural areas.

This fact holds great promise for reinvigorating rural opportunities, both on- and.Rural-Urban Migration is the movement of people from the countryside or villages to cities or towns. Rural-urban migration is a reaction to some of the prevailing conditions in the rural areas.

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