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study in comparative urban indicators

Michael J. Flax

study in comparative urban indicators

conditions in 18 large metropolitan areas

by Michael J. Flax

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Published by The Urban Institute in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social indicators -- United States.,
  • Cities and towns -- United States -- Statistics.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMichael J. Flax.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 144 p. ;
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17731283M
    ISBN 108776660611

    Urban students have more problems than rural students. In this study urban and rural residence is considered. The urban and rural areas have their own distinctive features and they differ predominantly with each other in terms of homogeneity, integrity, occupations, environmental differences, social traditions, differences in size of Author: Ramesh K. Adsul. research intends to study socio-economic and physical condition of city contributed to the urban quality of life. Criteria and Indicators of urban quality of life: The subject of urban quality of life and the promotion of its concept in particular, has always been the central focus of urban planners. This term is a multi-conceptual and dimensions.

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    Westfall and Clarke () in their work illustrate the Cities Data Book (CDB) process and the steps needed to link the urban indicator data collection effort to (specific) city goals and urban policies. Many of the indicators are presented with descriptions of their formulas and the significance of the data point: why the indicator is important to measure and what does it by:   An extensive review of disaster risk, vulnerability and resilience composite indicator methodologies has been conducted drawing on a range of sources in both the academic and grey literature. The review has revealed a broad diversity of practice with implementations at both the global and local level and within many different countries.


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