Modelling Urban Deprivation in West Africa

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Abstract

Deprivation refers to peoples’ unmet needs (Noble et al. 2006) and focuses on what people can do or can be in their specific socio-cultural environment (Mcintyre et al. 2002). Examples of studies examining urban deprivation are North America (McDonald 2004, Langlois and Kitchen 2001); UK (Macintyre et al. 2008); Hong Kong (Forrest et al. 2004); West Africa (Oduro and Aryee 2003, Grimm and Günther 2007, Mitlin 2005, Abiodun and Boateng 1987).
Original languageEnglish
Pages1-6
Number of pages6
Publication statusPublished - 2009
Event12th AGILE International Conference on Geographic Information Science - Hannover, Germany
Duration: Jun 2 2009Jun 5 2009

Conference

Conference12th AGILE International Conference on Geographic Information Science
CountryGermany
CityHannover
Period6/2/096/5/09

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    Akinyemi, F. O. (2009). Modelling Urban Deprivation in West Africa. 1-6. Paper presented at 12th AGILE International Conference on Geographic Information Science , Hannover, Germany. https://agile-online.org/conference_paper/cds/agile_2009/agile_cd/pdfs/82.pdf