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    The Irish Urban System and its Dynamics

    Walsh, Jim (2000) The Irish Urban System and its Dynamics. Project Report. Department of the Environment and Local Government, Ireland.

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    The objective of the study of the Irish Urban System and its Dynamics is to define and describe the system of cities and towns, including the economic and social functions of urban settlements of different sizes and to define the urban fields of cities and towns of population 5000+. For purposes of the study, urban centres are regarded as those with a population of 1500 or greater in 1996. The set of urban centres is illustrated on Fig. 1.1. Brady Shipman Martin undertook the study in association with NUI Maynooth and Fitzpatrick Associates. It involved the collation and analysis of a range of data on the size, functions and fields of urban centres, together with a review of previous studies of the urban system

    Item Type: Monograph (Project Report)
    Keywords: Irish Urban System; Dynamics;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Social Sciences > Geography
    Item ID: 1135
    Depositing User: Prof. Jim Walsh
    Date Deposited: 13 Jan 2009 10:56
    Publisher: Department of the Environment and Local Government
      Use Licence: This item is available under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share Alike Licence (CC BY-NC-SA). Details of this licence are available here

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