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Title Urban futures for central Canada : perspectives on forecasting urban growth and form / edited by Larry S. Bourne [and others]
Published [Toronto] : University of Toronto Press, [1974]
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 367 pages) : illustrations, 1 map
Contents Forecasts of urban growth -- Defining the Future urban system / James W. Simmons & Larry S. Bourne -- Forecasting township populations of Ontario, from time-space covariances / Leslie Curry & Geoffrey Bannister -- Forecasting urban populations / Jay Siegel -- Long-range employment forecasting for the Toronto metropolitan region / Jon R. Miron -- Growth and the urban system -- Urban growth and the urban hierarchy / Jay Siegel & Monty Woodyard -- The components of interurban migration streams / Monty Woodyard -- Future interurban transportation in Central Canada / Ross D. MacKinnon -- Intercity linkage patterns / James W. Simmons & Ian J. Lindsay -- Forecasting the regional economy of Ontario / John N.H. Britton & Gerald M. Barber -- Spatial-temporal relationships in the Quebec urban system / Claude Marchand -- The effects of public policy on the future urban system / Hans Blumenfeld -- Growth and urban form -- Trends in future urban land use / Larry S. Bourne & Peter D. Harper -- Urban transportation in the future / Ross D. MacKinnon -- Household movement trends and social change / James W. Simmons -- The city in the periphery / Gerald Hodge -- The form and function of future communities / Barry Wellman -- Appendixes: Population forecasts for townships in Ontario, 1971-2001 -- Population forecasts for cities in Central Canada, 1971-2001
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Cities and towns -- Growth -- Case studies.
Urbanization -- Canada.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Bourne, Larry S., editor
University of Toronto. Centre for Urban and Community Studies.
ISBN 144263233X (electronic bk.)
1442650710 (electronic bk.)
9781442632332 (electronic bk.)
9781442650718 (electronic bk.)