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  • The role of planners and planning in shaping urban space
  • South Africa ; Urban area ; Urban development ; Urban geography ; Urban planning
  • The role of planning and planners in shaping urban space has been sharply contested in recent years. While planners are not the driving force determining urban development in South Africa, they play a significant role in shaping urban space. - (AJC)
  • 2001
  • Urbanization and adjustment of ephemeral stream channels
  • Arid area ; Arizona ; Channel geometry ; Drainage network ; Impact ; Rainstorm ; Stream ; United States of America ; Urbanization
  • This paper examines the case of Fountain Hills, a residential area near Phoenix, Arizona, as an example of urban impacts on a representative ephemeral channel in a dryland environment. Three specific questions are addressed : how has urbanization
  • affected stream channels in Fountain hills ? Are stream channel adjustments similar to those found in urbanized humid temperate environments ? Do particular management implications arise in the case of dryland urban river channels ?
  • 2001
  • Modelling high-density crime areas in English cities
  • Behaviour ; Criminality ; Deprivation ; England ; Geographical information system ; Police ; Public order ; Spatial analysis ; United Kingdom ; Urban area ; Urban society
  • A sample of metropolitan police forces was asked to identify the location of their high-intensity crime areas. This paper reports the results of a GIS-based spatial analysis to try and model the location of these areas using census data. The model
  • suggests that these areas are characterised by populations that are deprived and live at high density, and by higher levels of population turnover.
  • 2001
  • Encouraging walking : the case of journey-to-school trips in compact urban areas
  • Children ; Educational establishment ; Form of transport ; Mode choice ; Trip ; Urban transport
  • 2001
  • A model of urban growth with endogeneous suburban production centers
  • Industrial development ; Land ; Land rent ; Model ; Second order urban centre ; Suburbanization ; Transport cost ; Urban area ; Urban development ; Urban growth ; Urban model
  • 2001
  • Urban renewal in East African port cities : Mombasa's Old Town waterfront
  • Harbour ; Kenya ; Redevelopment ; Site preservation ; Urban area ; Urban development ; Urban morphology ; Urban renewal
  • waterfront redevelopment is a problematic element in the conservation of the historic urban core, and relates local issues to wider policies, relevant literature and experience elsewhere.
  • 2001
  • Area of attraction ; Belgium ; Brussels ; Spatial structure ; Town ; Transport network ; Urban agglomeration ; Urban life ; Urban region ; Urban transport
  • 2001
  • Evolving spatial form of urban-rural interaction in the Pearl River Delta, China
  • China ; Cluster analysis ; Guangdong ; Metropolitan area ; Outer conurbation area ; Principal components analysis ; Rural-urban relations ; Spatial dynamics ; Urbanization
  • 2001
  • Austria ; Local government ; Outer conurbation area ; Periurban development ; Urban area ; Urban region ; Urban structure ; Urbanization ; Vienna
  • 2001
  • Built up area ; Street ; Urban area ; Urban geography ; Urban morphology ; Urban society
  • 2001
  • Enclave ; Gated community ; Private space ; Real estate development ; Residence ; Residential area ; Segregation ; United States of America ; Urban area ; Urban society
  • 2001
  • Environment ; Outer conurbation area ; Periurban development ; Polarization ; Spatial organization ; Territory ; Urban area ; Urbanization
  • 2001
  • Algeria ; Research ; Social sciences ; Urban area ; Urban settlement ; Urban society ; Urban structure ; Urbanity
  • 2001
  • The politics of gambling and ambivalence : struggles over urban policy in Copenhagen.
  • Copenhagen ; Denmark ; Governance ; Urban area ; Urban development ; Urban policy ; Years 1970-79 ; Years 1980-89 ; Years 1990-99
  • 2001
  • Image analysis ; Land use ; Small town ; United States of America ; Urban development ; Urban sprawl ; Urbanization ; Wisconsin
  • three satellite images (1984, 1992, 2001) to assess the sprawl in the La Crosse, Wisconsin metro area. Whereas the image reveal a 205% increase in urban land over the study period, US Census Bureau data indicates a 18% population increase. She concludes
  • A. begins be discussing the perceptions of urban sprawl and notes that it is also a problem for small cities (50,000 population and less). Then she reviews the definitions of sprawl, quantitative measures, and qualitative descriptors. She then uses
  • 2001
  • Large city ; Urban area ; Urban development ; Urban geography ; Urban model ; Urban system
  • 2001
  • Canada ; Economy ; Policy ; Regional geography ; Rural area ; Settlement ; Urban area
  • 2001
  • Urbaner Wandel und soziale Fragmentierung.
  • Budapest ; Comparative study ; Deindustrialization ; Economic development ; Europe ; Large city ; Moscow ; Outer conurbation area ; Urban area ; Urban crisis ; Urban development ; Urban society ; Urban structure
  • 2001
  • Algeria ; Arab city ; Medina ; Research ; Town planning ; Tunisia ; Urban area ; Urban development ; Urban geography
  • 2001
  • Public space ; Social space ; Urban area ; Urban life ; Urbanism
  • 2001