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Suburban growth; geographical processes at the edge of the western city.

Johnson, James Henry

Suburban growth; geographical processes at the edge of the western city.

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Published by Wiley in London, New York .
Written in English

  • Cities and towns -- Growth.,
  • Suburbs.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    StatementEdited by James H. Johnson.
    LC ClassificationsHT371 .J6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 257 p.
    Number of Pages257
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5416287M
    ISBN 100471443905
    LC Control Number73008195

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    Urban Growth in American Cities Glimpses of U.S. Urbanization. By Roger Auch 1, Janis Taylor 1, Modern manufacturing is often located near the edge of a city and near convenient interstate highway access. Natural landscape amenities and suburban growth metropolitan Chicago, Chicago, University of Chicago Press, p.

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Suburban Growth: Geographical Processes at the Edge of the Western City Edited by James H. Johnson. London: John Wiley and Sons Ltd. £ In the introductory chapter to this collection of new essays the editor observes that 'In the past much work in urban geography has been strongly influenced by the idea of a unicentred city.

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The Earliest Cities Ernest Burgess, based on his observations of Chicago. It draws on human ecology theories, which compared the city to an ecosystem, with processes of adaptation and assimilation. resulting in a phenomenon known as urban sprawl.

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