(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1994)

Document title

The experience with post-colonial integrated housing: a new paradigm in the provision of shelter to the poor

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The main purpose of this paper is to examine the recent attempts made to integrate the segregated enclaves within the residential districts of the Nigerian cities, using the Lagos example as a testing case. The level of segregation has continued after the colonization without abatement. The first conception of the project is to provide shelter for the lower-income. There is also a Dairy Farm Housing Estate for the medium and upper income residents. It is a viable alternative to the monotony of low-income housing estate


Article of periodic

published at : GeoJournal / ISSN 0343-2521 / CODEN GEOJDQ

Editor : Springer, Heidelberg - ALLEMAGNE (1977)

Millesime : 1994, vol. 34, no4 [pp. 475-480]

Bibliographic references : 10 ref.

Collation : Illustration ;



INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 17887

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