Overview for Urban Growth and Social Change: North East Region - Manipur
The aims of his analyze the impact of urban growth in North Eastern Region – Manipur with special reference to Imphal city. The Impact of urbanization in rural life, the interaction between the rural and the urban ways of life and the impact of urbanization in the structural aspect of society in general are some of the important dimensions of urban studies. Urbanization is comparatively a recent phenomenon in North Eastern state like Manipur. But the study of the trends of urbanization assumes vital significance in the context of developing societies and will be helpful to policy makers and town planners.
Pradip Waikhom (Author)
Dr. Pradip Waikhom, born on 1st March 1973 did his schooling from V.K.V. Ghaziabad as a government of India merit scholar. He obtained his M.A. in Sociology and Ph.D. degree from Kumaon University, Nainital (Uttranchal). He has been lecturing under graduate classes more than 9 years.
As a Sociologist Dr. Pradip Waikhom loves the filed work. He has the experience to work with various NGOs’ project on Community Development in the State of Manipur.
At present he is working as Head, Department of Sociology, Liberal College, Luwangsangbam, Manipur University, Manipur.