Structure and development of Kingston, Jamaica





Social aspects



Urbanization problems

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References and links


WELCOME! an overview on the structure and development of Kingston, Jamaica.

"As globalization proceeds, more cities will find themselves managing problems and opportunities that used to be the exclusive domain of national governments. And as more cities come to have populations and economies larger than those of many countries, cities will increasingly become the main players in the global economy."

Kofi Annan, Secretary-General of the United Nations, June 2001

About this website
This website was part of a the Geography of World Urbanization course taught by professor David A. Lanegran at Macalester College. The information was compiled by Gina Nicholas in May 2003. Feel free to contact me with any questions.

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