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Urbanization

Known as: Urbanizations 
The process whereby a society changes from a rural to an urban way of life. It refers also to the gradual increase in the proportion of people living… 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Cancer constitutes an enormous burden on society in more and less economically developed countries alike. The occurrence of… 
Review
2007
Review
2007
Many studies have described the effects of urbanization on species richness. These studies indicate that urbanization can… 
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
This paper probes into the empirical roots of the debate as to whether poverty is now indeed mainly an urban problem. It aims to… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
China has experienced rapid urbanization and dramatic economic growth since its reform process started in late 1978. In this… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The most important anthropogenic influences on climate are the emission of greenhouse gases and changes in land use, such as… 
Review
2001
Review
2001
This two-part article provides an overview of the global burden of atherothrombotic cardiovascular disease. Part I initially… 
Review
2000
Review
2000
Overweight and obesity represent a rapidly growing threat to the health of populations in an increasing number of countries… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
In this paper we describe a cellular automaton (CA) simulation model developed to predict urban growth as part of a project for… 
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
This article analyses the creation of capitalist urban space during the so called “Keynesian,” or “Fordist,” epoch and the… 
Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
ABSTRACT: A study was conducted in the Piedmont province of Maryland to determine if a relationship exists between stream quality…