City and Society: An Outline for Urban Geography, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

City and Society

An Outline for Urban Geography, 1st Edition

By R.J. Johnston


298 pages

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This book was first published in 1980.

Table of Contents

1. The concerns of urban geography

2. The changing structure of society

3. The evolution of urban systems

I. Pre-Industrial

4. The evolution of urban systems

II. Industrialism

5. Contemporary urbanization, urban patterns and urban problems

6. Inside the city: the Rationale behind residential segregation

7. Housing classes, housing markets and urban residential patterns

8. Non-residential land-use patterns

9. Rearranging the city

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
ARCHITECTURE / Urban & Land Use Planning
SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / Geography
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Human Geography