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The dynamics of cities : ecological determinism, dualism and chaos

Author: Dimitrios S Dendrinos
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing on recorded evidence, this book argues that simple, general and powerful macrodynamic processes guide the growth and decline of present day urban agglomerations, as well as cities of the past.  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dimitrios S Dendrinos
ISBN: 0415077214 9780415077217
OCLC Number: 25093324
Description: xxiii, 389 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Summary Introduction Some Central Issues Structure of the Book A Note on Social Science Theories, Data and their Markets Notes of Introduction Part A. Global Interdependencies Introduction Macrodynamics of the World's Largest Urban Areas: Order in Chaos Interactions and Interdependencies Conclusions Part B. Nations, Cities, Industries and their Connections Introduction Instability from International Exchanges Two National Economies; their Internal Growth and Foreign Trade Unstable Urban Macrodynamics Currencies and Dualisms Anatomy and Evolution of Some Very Large Urban Economies Macrodynamics, Stability, Cycles and Relative Dynamics The Mathematical Formulation of Relative Macrodynamics Conclusions Part C. The Dynamic Code of a Global Urban Hierarchy Introduction Hyper-concentrations, Hypo-concentrations, and agglomeration gradients Aggregate Development Code, Relative Parity, and the Empirical Evidence The Urban Sector of the World's Four Largest Nations A Phase Portrait of Global Hierarchical Dynamics? Conclusions Epilogue Some Future Scenarios Observers of and Participants in Social Dynamics Appendix A: Toward an Ecological Determinism Appendix B: A Brief Review of Major Theories of Development Appendix C: Data and Sources References
Responsibility: Dimitrios Dendrinos.
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