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Unit 5: Consequences of Urbanization
Objectives Summary Text Activities


The objectives of Unit 5 are to:
  • outline some of the consequences of urbanization
  • show that urban problems affect the whole society
  • outline the causes and give examples of environmental health hazards, crime and violence and homelessness as three problems associated with cities
  • discuss the effects of poverty on urban problems


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