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Urban Geography in the Soviet Union and the United States

Urban Geography in the Soviet Union and the United States

by Craig ZumBrunnen
     
 
Prominent Soviet and American geographers provide a comparative survey of current methods and goals in the field of urban geography as it exists in the United States and the Soviet Union. The contributors examine the historical development of urban geography in both countries and offer an illuminating exploration of its contemporary issues, research techniques,

Overview

Prominent Soviet and American geographers provide a comparative survey of current methods and goals in the field of urban geography as it exists in the United States and the Soviet Union. The contributors examine the historical development of urban geography in both countries and offer an illuminating exploration of its contemporary issues, research techniques, achievements, and future directions.

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Slavic Review
This work provides a solid foundation for understanding the evolution of American cities and urban systems and a base around which to structure the theoretical generalizations and models of later generations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780847675685
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
10/06/1992
Pages:
342
Product dimensions:
6.34(w) x 9.22(h) x 1.05(d)

Meet the Author

Craig ZumBrunnen is Associate Professor in the Geography Department at the University of Washington.

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