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Squatter (gecekondu) housing versus apartment housing-Turkish rural-to-urban migrant residents perspectives
This paper investigates the meaning of squatter (gecekondu) and apartment housing for rural-to-urban migrant residents and their perceptions and preferences regarding this issue in the context of Turkey. The research, ...
The meaning of city living for rural migrant women and their role in migration: the case of Turkey
This article explores the meaning of city living for Turkish women and the role women play both in the migration process and in establishing their lives in the city. It brings out the voices of women and lets them speak ...
Becoming " urban " or remaining " rural ": the views of Turkish rural-to-urban migrants on the " integration " question
(Cambridge University Press, 1998)
The mass migration from rural areas to larger cities in the Third World and the rapid social changes entailed by this transformation have attracted the attention of social and political scientists since the 1950s. The ...
The impact of migration on Turkish rural women: four emergent patterns
(Sage Publications, Inc., 1998)
This article explores the diverse experiences of Turkish rural migrant women in the city and how city living enters the definition of gender and the distribution of power in the migrant household. It draws on data collected ...
Women and the housing environment: The experiences of Turkish migrant women in squatter (Gecekondu) and apartment housing
This article investigates the experiences of rural migrant women in an apartment district and a squatter (gecekondu) settlement in Ankara, Turkey. It demonstrates the significant role the housing environment plays in the ...
Women and the housing environment: the experiences of Turkish migrant women in squatter (gecekondu) and apartment housing
(Sage Publications, Inc., 1996-11-01)
This article investigates the expeNences of rural migrant women in an apartment district and a squatter (gecekondu) settlement in Ankara, Turkey. It demonstrates the significant role the housing environment plays in the ...