Urbanization Patterns around the North Sea: Long-Term Population Dynamics, 1300–2015

  title={Urbanization Patterns around the North Sea: Long-Term Population Dynamics, 1300–2015},
  author={Yvonne van Mil and Reinout Rutte},
Around the North Sea, how have port cities and cities in the hinterlands of port cities influenced one another in the past? What possible links are there between population trends in various urban areas and time periods? Is it possible to identify the origin of the urbanization patterns around the North Sea? To understand the current era of urbanization, we need to analyze historical trends and urbanization patterns in the long term. By mapping the population figures for eight moments in… 
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