Urban Settlements

• the origin and development of urban settlements – urbanisation of the world’s population;
• how site and situation affect the location of urban settlements; and
• classification of urban settlements according to function, such as central places, trade and transport, break of bulk points,
specialised cities, junction towns and gateway towns or gap towns.


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