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Population Redistribution and Settlement Change in South Asia: A Historical Evaluation

  • K. Maudood Elahi
  • Sabiha Sultana
Part of the GeoJournal Library book series (GEJL, volume 3)

Abstract

An overall review of existing literature is followed by a discussion of major and minor population shifts in South Asia in different historical periods: pre-British, British and post-Independence. The second part of the chapter deals with general patterns of population redistribution in each country of the region.

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Population Distribution Internal Migration South Asian Country Population Transfer Population Shift 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Maudood Elahi
    • 1
  • Sabiha Sultana
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of GeographyJahangirnagar UniversitySavar, DhakaBangladesh

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