|Institution:||University of Adelaide|
|Keywords:||Rural development projects Iran.; Rural development Iran Case studies.|
|Full text PDF:||http://hdl.handle.net/2440/18581|
This thesis asserts that rural-urban disparities and inequalities contribute to over-urbanisation and rural backwardness in developing countries. It also acknowledges that developed countries have minimised rural-urban disparities and inequalities through the provision and expansion of various urban services and facilities in rural areas.