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Integrated rural development stems unabated flow of villagers to cities.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC901617
Author(s) :
Jara MB
Source Document :
Depthnews Philipp. (Periodical)
Abstract :
Cites the highlights of a study conducted by A.S. Oberai of the International Labour Organization on state policies and internal migration in Asia. Mr. Oberai contends that integrated rural development, supported by a firm government commitment to land reform and other elements to make it work, appe . . .
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PCF/PPIC
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Internal migration: why do Filipinos move?.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC901618
Author(s) :
Jolipa N
Source Document :
Initia Popul. (Periodical)
Abstract :
Looks into the different aspects of internal migration in the Philippines. The article discusses the directions taken by migration flows and the migrants reasons for moving, and provides a profile of these migrants. The resultant social problems of migration are likewise presented. The author expoun . . .
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PCF/PPIC
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Policies and programs influencing spatial mobility.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC901619
Author(s) :
Ocampo R
Source Document :
Philipp Labor Rev. (Periodical)
Abstract :
Discusses migration policies. The more direct policies are those that prescribe or proscribe residence and movement patterns. These include bans against urban inmigration, travel restrictions and relocation, resettlement, land and housing programs. Indirect policies are those thay may have only impl . . .
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PCF/PPIC
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How migration affects fertility.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC901620
Source Document :
PCF Media Serv. (Periodical)
Abstract :
Presents the main points of a paper entitled "A Note on Migration and Fertility," by Ernesto D. Pernia. The author proposes an alternative model that may reconcile the conflicting results of most studies on internal migration and fertility. A "migration cycle" model posits a nonl . . .
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PCF/PPIC
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An intersectoral and sequential analyses of migration decision: the Philippines.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC901621
Author(s) :
Pernia EM
Source Document :
Philipp Rev Eco Bus. (Periodical)
Abstract :
Refines the understanding of migration behavior by analyzing intersectorally and sequentially the decision to migrate, with the 1973 National Demographic Survey the main source of data. Focuses on persons in their prime years of active working and decision making, particularly those between 15-49 ye . . .
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PCF/PPIC
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Internal migration and development transitions in South East Asia.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC901622
Author(s) :
Pryor RJ
Source Document :
Population Geography. (Journal)
Abstract :
The relationships between migration trends and changes in socio-economic structures, settlement systems, and regional development programs in developing countries are analyzed. Current and possible future trends in urbanization in Southeast Asia are summarized, with focus on the effects of migration . . .
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PCF/PPIC
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The correspondence between migration intentions and migration behavior: data from the 1970 cohort of Filipino graduate students in the United States.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC901623
Author(s) :
Card JJ
Source Document :
Popul Environ. (Journal)
Abstract :
Data from a longitudinal study of Filipinos who were in graduate school in the US in 1970 were analyzed to investigate why some students who as graduate students intended to return to the Philippines did return, while others failed to do so. There were no differences between the groups in terms of t . . .
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PCF/PPIC
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Characteristics of backdoor migrants to Sabah, Malaysia from the Philippines: a case of two island communities of Tawi-Tawi.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC901625
Author(s) :
Hassan AJ
Source Document :
Mindanao J. (Journal)
Abstract :
Describes the socioeconomic background of Filipino muslim migrants to Sabah, Malaysia. Variables include age, income, educational attainment, kinship/social ties and occupation, migration patterns, and reasons for migrating. A pre-tested interview schedule was administered to a randomly selected sam . . .
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PCF/PPIC
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Population growth and metropolitan development.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC901626
Author(s) :
Placido J, Apacible MF
Source Document :
Metropolitan Visions. (Periodical)
Abstract :
Analyzes population growth trends in the developing world with focus on the Philippines and Metropolitan Manila, in particular. Discusses the primacy of Metro Manila in terms of concentration of economic, social and political activities over its entire area. Background information on urbanization is . . .
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PCF/PPIC
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Housing the urban poor: a sociological perspective.

HERDIN record number :
PCHRDPC901627
Author(s) :
Guerrero SH
Source Document :
NEDA J Dev. (Journal)
Abstract :
Analyzes selected urban surveys of slums and squatter communities in Metro Manila, focusing on their economic, demographic and psychological characteristics. The objective is to determine the implications of these sociological factors on urban housing plans and policies.(Author)
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PCF/PPIC
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