Accession Number:

AD0016672

Title:

URBAN GEOGRAPHY: STATUS OF RESEARCH IN AMERICAN GEOGRAPHY

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES-NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1953-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

41.0

Abstract:

The literature relating to urban geography was reviewed. Topics discussed include the history of urban studies, supporting and tributary areas, site and situation, distribution of cities, economic base of cities, internal forms and patterns, concepts of urban growth, land uses, size of cities, application of urban geography, and needed research in urban geography.

Subject Categories:

  • Geography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE