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About Shahadat Hossain

Shahadat Hossain, PhD is Professor in the Department of Sociology, University of Dhaka and the author of the book Urban Poverty in Bangladesh: Slum Communities, Migration and Social Integration, IB Tauris, London, 2011

Articles by Shahadat Hossain

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Constitutional conventions: best practice

After Rana Plaza

Why were NGOs left to pick up the pieces in the aftermath of the Rana Plaza factory collapse?

Violence and displacement in suburban Dhaka

A combination of violent rural and urban displacement have produced rings of poverty and exploitation on the outskirts of Dhaka, one of the world's fastest growing cities.

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