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  • The development process of large-scale residential areas in the Kagoshima metropolitan area
  • Housing estate ; Japan ; Kyushu ; Residential area ; Town ; Urban development ; Urban infrastructure
  • This study aims to explain the development process of large-scale residential areas, over 20 hectares each, in the Kagoshima metropolitan area, and to evaluate the role of public-developers in the process. - (KA)
  • 1997
  • Between process and individuation : translating metaphors and narratives of urban space
  • Daily life ; Theory ; Urban area ; Urban life ; Urban sociology
  • The A. wants to explore more closely Lefebvre's injunction for a careful examination of the relationship between space, language and politics. He wants to examine the metaphors used by scholars theorizing urban space and everyday urban life
  • . Conceptual and political problems are associated with the adoption of various metaphors about urban space.
  • 1997
  • Restucturing urban space and local communities in Tokyo : on the applicability of the theories of Castells and Harvey
  • Honshu ; Japan ; Tokyo ; Urban area ; Urban structure ; Urban theory
  • This paper attempts to review the theoretical framework of the urban restructuring process proposed by M. Castelles and D. Harvey, and to examine the effectiveness of their western theories through field survey of restructuring urban space and local
  • 1997
  • Area of attraction ; Exurban settlement ; Labour market ; Rural area ; Rural-urban relations ; South Carolina ; Town ; United States of America ; Urban fringe ; Urban region
  • The AA. extend the Carlino, Mills and Boarnet models of local development to test for the presence and direction of rural area linkages to urban areas in Functional Economic Areas. In a sample (South Carolina), they detect a mix of spillover
  • and backwash effects from urban core and fringe areas to their rural hinterlands. Rural-area population and employment both grew faster than average between 1980 and 1990 if in an FEA with a pattern of urban decentralization.
  • 1997
  • Funzioni economiche e area di gravitazione di Lanciano
  • Abruzzi ; Area of attraction ; Commuting ; Italy ; Specialization ; Town ; Urban economy ; Urban function
  • specialized urban centers in the river Sangro valley have emerged : Lanciano plays a cultural and administrative role. The various elements which make up the urban frame of the area are connected and identified through the analysis of the commuters.
  • The analysis of its urban functions is associated with a thorough observation of the demographic evolution occurred in the town in the last decades, of the industrialization level and of the tertiary sector in its surroundings. Functionally
  • 1997
  • Amsterdam ; Belgium ; Brussels ; Netherlands (The) ; Property right ; Urban area ; Urban development ; Urban dynamics ; Urban growth ; Urban region
  • The central aim of this study is to understand the long-term urban trajectories of the Brussels and Amsterdam urban regions in terms of different spatial organizations of property rights. After a consideration of international comparative urban
  • research, the authors analyse the trajectories of the urban regions of Brussels and Amsterdam systematically during one and a half century. - (AGD)
  • 1997
  • Ecology ; Hungary ; Spatial structure ; Urban climate ; Urban ecology
  • This paper attempts to demonstrate the urban ecological conditions of Debrecen (E-Hungary) through the analysis of the pattern of built-up areas in this major city of the Great Hungarian Plain. In order to reveal these conditions a joint study
  • of urban climate and the related pattern of the built-up areas were carried out. - (Zoltán Kovács).
  • 1997
  • Las transformaciones socioterritoriales del Área Metropolitana de Buenos Aires
  • Argentina ; Buenos Aires ; Large city ; Metropolitan area ; Socio-economic system ; Spatial differentiation ; Urban area ; Urban change ; Urban structure
  • 1997
  • Gender characteristics of commuting pattern : a case study of Osaka metropolitan area
  • Commuting ; Gender difference ; Honshu ; Japan ; Osaka ; Urban population
  • This paper focuses on the differencs of commuting patterns between men and women in the Osaka metropolitan area, Japan. - (KA)
  • 1997
  • Structural changes in commercial centers and new concept for urban space
  • Innovation ; Japan ; Retail trade ; Shopping area planning ; Shopping centre
  • This paper aims to analize the structural changes in commercial centers and new concept for urban space in Japan. - (KA)
  • 1997
  • Farm laborers and the new urban politics : bridging the urban-rural divide
  • Colorado ; Farm ; Farmer ; Local policy ; Public service ; Rural-urban relations ; Seasonal work ; United States of America ; Urban fringe ; Urban policy
  • The provision of services to farm labor is examined as an extension of the new urban politics. Concern for farm workers on the urban-rural fringe (example of Boulder County) enhances understandings of local politics in three ways. It draws attention
  • to the wide array of political agents operating at the local level. The role of scale in creating uneven development within metropolitan areas is highlighted. Attention to the politics of service provision for farm labor makes clear the need to re-evaluate
  • urban-rural dichotomies and their role in shaping local politics.
  • 1997
  • Florida ; Seaside resort ; Town ; United States of America ; Urban area ; Urban development ; Urban landscape ; Urban morphology ; Urban settlement
  • The AA. develop their critique of neotraditionalism through a deconstructive analysis of the physical and ideological spaces of Seaside. They discuss the origin and development of Seaside, the centrality of its urban and architectural codes
  • 1997
  • South African cities : perspectives from the ivory tower of urban studies
  • Segregation ; South Africa ; Town ; Urban area ; Urban development ; Urban social movement ; Urban structure
  • 1997
  • Urban renewal and displacement in Hong Kong
  • Government intervention ; Hong Kong ; Housing ; Locality ; Redevelopment ; Residential mobility ; Urban area ; Urban renewal
  • The paper argues that urban renewal partially mitigates negative residential displacement outcomes. Theoretical underpinnings, rationale, and research methodology used to study the cause and effect of urban redevelopment are presented. Evidence from
  • 1997
  • The linkage between immigration and internal migration in large metropolitan areas in the United States
  • City size ; Internal migration ; Labour market ; Model ; United States of America ; Urban economy ; Urban immigration
  • Large metropolitan areas suffer net losses of internal migrants for reasons other than the flow of immigrants to these localities. The finding of a significant linkage between internal migration and immigration depends on the empirical experiment
  • used. The models show that the net migration loss of unskilled native workers from metropolitan areas is a function of the cities's population size rather than immigrant flow to them. It is more likely the result of industrial restructuring than
  • 1997
  • Area of attraction ; Réunion ; Service area ; Settlement ; Town ; Urban area ; Urban dynamics ; Urban function ; Urban growth ; Urban hierarchy ; Urban immigration ; Urban infrastructure ; Urban network ; Urban population ; Urban settlement ; Urban
  • 1997
  • The law of market areas and the size distribution of urban centers
  • Central places ; Centrality ; City size ; Market area ; Model ; Urban network ; Urban system
  • 1997
  • [b1] Dep. of Urban Studies, Glasgow, Royaume-Uni
  • Towards the participation of children and young people in urban planning and design
  • Children ; Citizenship ; Education ; Legislation ; Participation ; Public space ; Urban area ; Urban planning
  • The general absence of academic analysis means that there are few proposals as to how such participation can be effective. The incorporation into urban planning and design debates of a different concept of the child together with new strategies
  • 1997
  • Third world cities : sustainable urban development III - Basic needs and human rights
  • Democracy ; Development ; Development strategy ; Food ; Housing ; Housing policy ; Human rights ; Sustainable development ; Third World ; Urbanization
  • This review addresses the important issues of food and housing. The focus is on how these integrate with other elements of urban sustainability, particularly in the context of improving the quality of life for the urban poor. The second area
  • 1997
  • Housing ; Large city ; Segregation ; Seoul ; South Korea ; Urban administration ; Urban area ; Urban construction ; Urban growth ; Urban landscape ; Urban renewal ; Urban settlement ; Urbanism
  • 1997