City and Society

An Outline for Urban Geography

By R.J. Johnston

© 2007 – Routledge

298 pages

Purchasing Options:
Paperback: 9780415852814
pub: 2013-03-28
Hardback: 9780415417723
pub: 2006-12-21

About the Book

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