The development of new homes, businesses, and community facilities within existing urban areas. Ogden and Hall (2001) TIBG29, 4 provide strong evidence for re-urbanization in ten French cities, 1990–1999. Pietry (2000) Cybergeo: écon. et statis. 336 attributes some of this to the preference of French young people for city-centre living.
Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.