There is also reduced natural population increase through birth than in most of the southern countries. Cities provide employment opportunities to people because of the growth of industries that takes place in them.Most cities also offer people better social facilities and services like entertainment and health care.
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At the heart of this renaissance is a concern about the underlying character of modern political life and of the way in which space is important to how politics is constituted and practiced.
As a consequence political geography, that branch of geography whose legitimacy rests on its claim to be the most directly concerned with ‘the political’, has undergone a much welcomed sea change.
There are also better economic and market opportunities in cities than can be found in most rural areas of most countries.
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People therefore migrate to cities so as to come closer to these opportunities and exploit them for improving their economic status and living standards (Knox, Marston & Nash, 2007).
In 2007, she became an Elected Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia.
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Most rural family farms also produce hardly enough to support their family members with the required food and other basic needs.
As a result, some members of such families move to cities and work hard to earn extra income which they send back home to support the needs of their family members.