Cedric Pugh's scientific contributions

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The World Bank began its involvement with housing and urban programmes in 1972, offering a new theory and practice which emphasised "affordability' and the recovery of costs from the beneficiaries of programmes. "Affordable' housing would take the form of serviced plots of land on which the occupants arranged their own building (i.e. sites and serv...

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... Moreover, the use of electoral politics as a negotiation tool by the urban poor is discussed extensively in urban theory (Benjamin, 2004;Chatterjee, 2004;. Many scholars have elaborated on slums in Chennai within the context of Dravidian politics (Arabindoo, 2011;de Wit, 1993;Pugh 1988;1989;1990;Raman, 2011;Subramanian 1999;Wiebe, 1981;Wyatt, 2013b). Yet there has been little work which analyses the way in which political shifts have impacted slum policy approaches. ...