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counter-urbanization

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

The movement of population and economic activity away from urban areas—see Mitchell (2004) J. Rur. Studs 20, 1 for an exhaustive dissertation on the meaning of this term, and Escribano...

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counter-urbanization

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

The movement of population and economic activity away from urban areas—see Mitchell (2004) J. Rur. Studs 20, 1 for an exhaustive dissertation on the meaning of this term, and Escribano...

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counter-urbanization

Susan Mayhew.

in A Dictionary of Geography

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 149 words.

The movement of population and economic activity away from *urban areas—see Mitchell (2004) J. Rur. Studs 20, 1 for

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counter-urbanization

Noel Castree, Rob Kitchin and Alisdair Rogers.

in A Dictionary of Human Geography

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Human Geography. 71 words.

A pattern of population change in which smaller towns and villages grow at a faster rate than larger cities within

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Impact of Counter-Urbanization on Size, Population Mix, and Welfare of an Agricultural Region

Eli Feinerman, Israel Finkelshtain, Anat Tchetchik and Mordehai Delgo.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

July 2011; p ublished online July 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Publicly Provided Goods; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Socialist Systems and Transitional Economies; Economic Development. 8737 words.

The article explains the phenomenon of counter-urbanization, which has become prominent in most developed countries. We develop a model that provides an economic rationalization for the...

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counter-urbanization

Susan Mayhew.

in A Dictionary of Geography

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 155 words.

The movement of population and economic activity away from *urban areas—see Mitchell (2004) J. Rur. Studs 20

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urbanization curve

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A model of the progress of urbanization, based on empirical evidence from Europe. In a traditional society, urbanization is below 20%, and the rate of urbanization is slow, so the curve...

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Policing Delhi

Om Prakash Mishra.

April 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Book. Subjects: Urban and Rural Studies. 256 pages.

Set against the backdrop of the capital’s history, culture, and socio-political scenario, this is a full-length study of the connection between rapid urbanization, rising crime, and law...

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Henri Lefebvre on Space

Lukasz Stanek.

July 2011; p ublished online August 2015 .

Book. Subjects: Theory of Architecture. 392 pages.

This book frames a contextual appreciation of Henri Lefebvre’s idea that space is a social product. The book explicitly confronts both the philosophical and the empirical foundations of...

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The Birth of Vietnamese Political Journalism

Philippe Peycam.

May 2012; p ublished online November 2015 .

Book. Subjects: Asian History. 320 pages.

This book is the first ever English-language study of Vietnam's emerging political press and its resistance to colonialism. Published in the decade that preceded the Communist Party's...

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Environmental History

Gregory H. Maddox.

in African Studies

P ublished online July 2014 .

Article. Subjects: African History; African Languages; African Music; African Philosophy; African Studies. 16629 words.

Environmental history, the study of how human societies and the natural world shape each other over time, developed fairly recently as a distinct field of historical inquiry. It emerged in...

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