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Unformatted text preview: -In the financial district-Growing numbers of people living in urban areas-In Canada the middle class is declining-In Asia the middle class is rising-Income classes: very poor, just getting by, lower middle class, upper middle class, wealthy-Wealthy and middle classes: Thailand : 12 million, China: 50-100 million, India: 0.6 to 1 million-Thailand has become one of the worlds most unequal countries in terms of income-Rural people image: uneducated, nave-Reality: cosmopolitan, educated, world travellers, connected-Cleared out by force-Many places in Bangkok were set on fire-Famous huge shopping mall was burnt down...
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- Spring '08