Volume 66 - Number 1 - Spring 2000

C. Spatial Distribution

Studies with an emphasis on locational patterns and their interpretation.

C.1. General Spatial Distribution

Studies of rural and urban populations considered together. Studies that are concerned primarily with the movement of population are classified under H. Migration. Studies concerned with the definition of urban or rural areas and with boundary changes are classified here or in O.1. Population Statistics, General Aspects.

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C.2. Urban Spatial Distribution

Studies of urban populations, including those of metropolitan areas and suburban and semi-urban zones. Also includes studies on urbanization insofar as they relate to the effects of migration on urban areas or the socioeconomic and demographic structure of urban populations. Studies on the actual process of rural-urban migration are coded under H.6. Rural-Urban Migration.

66:10003 Morocco. Centre d'Etudes et de Recherches Démographiques [CERED] (Rabat, Morocco). Urban dynamics and rural development in Morocco. [Dynamique urbaine et développement rural au Maroc.] Etudes Démographiques, 1999. 445 pp. Rabat, Morocco. In Fre. with sum. in Ara.
The process of urbanization in Morocco is analyzed, and its implications for rural development assessed. The first chapter analyzes the relationship between urbanization and the demographic transition. Subsequent chapters examine rural-urban migration, migration to smaller towns, the management of urban dynamics, the changing concepts of rural and urban locations, the urban infrastructure, and agricultural development in rural areas.
Correspondence: Centre d'Etudes et de Recherches Démographiques, B.P. 178, avenue Maâ El Ainine, Rabat, Morocco. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

C.3. Rural Spatial Distribution

Studies of agricultural and farming populations.

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