Borchert's Epochs Borchert's epochs refer to five distinct periods in the history of American urbanization.
Central place theory Central place theory is a geographical theory that seeks to explain the number, size and location of human settlements in an urban system.
Commuting Commuting is regular travel between one's place of residence and place of work or full-time study.
Daba (settlement) Daba (დაბა) is a type of human settlement in Georgia, a “small city”.
Dadhahur Dadhahur is a village of Punjab state in india.
Deurbanization Deurbanization or deurbanisation is the physical decline of an urban population resulting from economic or social change.
Dérive (Journal) dérive – Zeitschrift für Stadtforschung is an Austrian science magazine on urbanism.
Dérive (magazine) dérive – Zeitschrift für Stadtforschung is an Austrian science magazine on urbanism.
East End and West End of Oslo The East End and West End are used as names for the two parts of Oslo, Norway, formed by the economic and socially segregating separation line that has historically passed along the street Uelan...
Le Mur (urban art) Le Mur is a contemporary urban art spot in rue Oberkampf in Paris, France.
Linear city The linear city was an urban plan for an elongated urban formation.
Los Angeles School The Los Angeles School of Urbanism is an academic movement which emerged during the mid-1980s, loosely based at UCLA and the University of Southern California, which centers urban analysis on Lo...
Mansionization Mansionization is a term associated with the practice of demolishing smaller, older, houses in a neighborhood and replacing them with new ones that occupy the maximum amount of lot space availab...
Marchetti's Constant Marchetti's Constant is a term for the average amount of time spent travelling each day, which is approximately one and a half hours.
Marchetti's constant Marchetti's constant is a term for the average amount of time spent travelling each day, which is approximately one hour.
Metropolis A metropolis is a large city or urban area which is a significant economic, political, and cultural center for a country or region, and an important hub for regional or international connectio...
Metropolitan area A metropolitan area, sometimes referred to as a metro area or metro, is a region consisting of a densely populated urban core and its less-populated surrounding territories, sharing ...
Microtown A microtown is a municipality with less than 500 residents that is not part of the suburbia of a neighboring city.
Monotown A monotown (a calque from Russian моногород, monogorod; gorod="town") is a town whose economy is dominated by a single industry or company.
Music Geography Music geography is a sub-field within both urban geography and cultural geography.
Trailer park A trailer park is a semi-permanent or permanent area for mobile homes or travel trailers.
Transportation geography Transportation geography, also transport geography, is the branch of geography that investigates spatial interactions; letting them be of people, freight, and information.
UN Habitat Scroll of Honour Award UN Habitat Scroll of Honour Award was created by the United Nations Residential Centre in 1989 to encourage and recognize the countries, governments, organizations and individuals who have made ...
UN-Habitat Scroll of Honour Award UN Habitat Scroll of Honour Award was created by the United Nations Residential Centre in 1989 to encourage and recognize the countries, governments, organizations and individuals who have made ...
Urban agglomeration In the study of human settlements, an urban agglomeration is an extended city or town area comprising the built-up area of a central place (usually a municipality) and any suburbs linked by...
Urban art Urban art (from Latin urbanus, itself from urbs (“city”)) is a style of art that relates to cities and city life often done by artists who live in or have a passion for city life.
Urban field The urban field is a form of urban habitat of relatively high density involving a good transportation system and a broad array of economic, social and recreational opportunities.
Urban geography Urban geography is the study of areas which have a high concentration of buildings and infrastructure.
Urban hierarchy in Brazil The urban hierarchy of Brazil places Brazil's cities into categories: global cities, national metropolises, regional metropolises, regional capitols, sub-regionai centers and zone centers.
Urban Indian reserve An urban Indian reserve is land that the Canadian federal government has designated as a First Nations reserve that is situated within an urban area.
Urban morphology Urban morphology is the study of the form of human settlements and the process of their formation and transformation.
Urban prairie Urban prairie is a term to describe vacant urban land that has reverted to green space.
Urban street There are many factors that make urban streets unique and different from rural or suburban streets.
Urban structure Urban structure is the arrangement of land use in urban areas.
Village A village is a clustered human settlement or community, larger than a hamlet but smaller than a town, with a population ranging from a few hundred to a few thousand (sometimes tens of thousands).