Pol. Sc. 312 – Government and Administration of Urban Systems Past Questions
Government and Administration of Urban Systems
UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA, NSUKKA
DEPARTMENT OF POLITICAL SCIENCE
SECOND SEMESTER EXAMINATION 2014/2015 ACADEMY SESSION
Pol. Sc. 312 – Government and Administration of Urban Systems
TIME ALLOWED: 3HRS
Instruction: Answer question number 1 and any other two questions of your choice
- Identify and discuss the important role of urban centres in Nigeria.
- (a) Explain the term: (a) Urban (b) Urbanization. (b) Discuss the main contending theoretical perspective to the study of urbanization
- Urbanization in developing countries, including Nigeria is associated with a number of problems. Discuss.
- a) What is good urban governance?
- b) Describe the main tenets and norms of good urban governance.
- What is Urban Planning? Discuss the main tasks of urban planning in Nigeria.
- Account for the emergence and growth of urban centres in Nigeria
- Outline and discuss the major management problems posed by urbanization in developing countries of your choice.