Lesson 10 of 11 • 3 upvotes • 14:03 mins
This lesson discusses one important theory of origin of towns in its first part.
11 lessons • 2 h 9 m
Overview of the Course
The Rank-Size Rule
Concept of a Primate City
The Central Place Theory
Concept of Megacities, Global Cities and Edge Cities.
Concentric Zone Model : E.Burgess.
The Sector Model of urban landuse by Homer Hoyt.
Multiple Nuclei model of Harris and Ulman.
Social Area Analysis by Shevky and Bell.
Theories of Origin of Towns:L. Mumford's theory. (Part 1)
Theories of origin of towns : L. Mumford's concept of Urban Implosion (part 2)