h/b in good clean d/w.Boards good and sound. Size 9×6 pp 246 inc index and bibliogrphy. Binding firm, textblock clean and bright throughout.No foxing, staining or brouning. A nice clean almost fine copy of an interesting book.
In the past 30 years the shanty touns peripheral to the major cities of the third world have groun rapidly. Today they somtimes contain half a cities population.The purpose of this book is to examine the view held by the urban poor of their society and to understand their hopes or frustrations, their activity or apparant apathy in the light of their percptions.