Development, primacy, and systems of cities.

  • S El-shakhs
  • Published 1972 in Journal Of Developing Areas


The relationship between the evolutionary changes in the city size distribution of nationally defined urban systems and the process of socioeconomic development is examined. Attention is directed to the problems of defining and measuring changes in city size distributions, using the results to test empirically the relationship of such changes to the… (More)


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@article{Elshakhs1972DevelopmentPA, title={Development, primacy, and systems of cities.}, author={S El-shakhs}, journal={Journal Of Developing Areas}, year={1972}, volume={7 1}, pages={11-35} }