Effect On Quality Of Life Of Seemapuri Slum Dwellers Upon Relocation

Effect On Quality Of Life Of Seemapuri Slum Dwellers Upon Relocation

Aim:  To evaluate the quality of life in slums pre-relocation as well as post-relocation of slum dwellers of Seemapuri. Objectives:  To discuss the existing living conditions of urban poor in the study area, i.e, Seemapuri To study existing policies for slums in Delhi. To analyse the relocation process and its effect on life of urban …

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NIMBY: Not In My Backyard | Opposition by local residents

NIMBY: Not In My Backyard | Opposition by local residents

Opposition by locals – the origin of “NIMBY” NIMBY (Not In My Back Yard) is a widely used but lesser known acronym. Used by residents of an area and the concerned development agencies. This term is believed to be first used in 1980 in the Christian Science Monitor, an international news organization however its use in …

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The Rank-Size Rule by George Zipf (1949)

The Rank-Size Rule by George Zipf (1949)

The concept of Rank-Size Rule or Rank-Size Distribution The Rank-Size Rule was revealed in both developed and underdeveloped countries when the cumulative frequency of cities with a population of greater than twenty thousand people was ranked against the size of a city on a log-normal scale. The distribution of city sizes in terms of population in …

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