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Urban vs Rural Areas

Urban vs Rural Areas

What is urban center  .. what is rural center  .. each nation has a definition !!! There are many aspects affects on this expression which also differs from a nation to another according to each nation’s culture and technology level reached, Here-under some of aspects used to measure which areas are Urban ...

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Slums, an obstacle in the way of urban planning

Slums

The origin of the word Slums began to be used in the year 1822, as recorded, and means a dirty back alley inhabited by poor people. It came from the word slang, which means a “room” especially a “back room”.As reported by the World Health Organization (WHO), in 2014, of ...

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Is Urban Studies Social, or Engineering science?

Urban Studies

Most people see Urban studies is an engineering science because it is related to urban planning and civil engineering, in the United states according to this concept it is considered within engineering science and the urban planner must study engineering, which is not only the public point of view, but ...

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