Urban Futures

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  • Urban Futures
    • An Urban World
      • Urbanisation
        • ACs
          • Urbanises slowly
        • LIDC and EDC
          • Urbanises rapidly
          • Asia and Africa
        • Africa
          • Urbanising rapidly
          • Least urbanised continent
          • causes
            • Rural-urban migration
              • Movement of people from the countryside to the city
              • Largest city in Africa
                • Internal Growth
                  • Higher birth rate than death rate
            • Push and pull factor
              • force people to move to the city
                • Disease
              • attract them to the city
                • Jobs
          • Lagos
            • Largest city in Africa
              • Internal Growth
                • Higher birth rate than death rate
        • Oppotunities
          • Quality of Life
          • Life Expectancy
          • Employment
          • Squatter Settlements
          • Sustainability
        • Challenges
          • Inequality
          • Segration
          • Slums
          • Overpopulation
          • Environmental Damage
      • Cities
        • Mega cities
          • Population over 10 million
          • Causes
            • Natural Population Increases
              • Healthier, less deaths and lengthened life
            • Migration
              • Migrates to cities
            • Coastal Location
              • grown for port, trade advantage
            • Economic Development
              • Trade = Business, grow into centre of production, more jobs
          • Examples
            • New York
            • Mexico City
          • Meta cities
            • Population of 20 million
              • eg Tokyo
        • World Cities
          • Hubs for International Trade
          • Examples
            • New York
            • London
    • How cities began and grew
      • 4000BC
        • First cities appear in Egypt, the Middle East, India and Chivas
          • 2000BC
            • Cities at the center of the Greek Empire and Roman Empire grow
              • 300AD
                • Rome is the first city to reach 1 million people. Later it falls
                  • 600AD
                    • In Europe cities decline because of the Dark Age
                      • 1300AD
                        • Cities in South America grow in Aztec and Inca Empire
                          • 1400AD
                            • European population in cities decline because f the Black Death
            • Loads of food many people move in and learn new skills
              • 300AD
                • Rome is the first city to reach 1 million people. Later it falls
                  • 600AD
                    • In Europe cities decline because of the Dark Age
                      • 1300AD
                        • Cities in South America grow in Aztec and Inca Empire
                          • 1400AD
                            • European population in cities decline because f the Black Death
        • Usually by river eg Nile Tigiric and Euphrates. As the supplied a good supple of water
          • 2000BC
            • Cities at the center of the Greek Empire and Roman Empire grow
              • Loads of food many people move in and learn new skills
        • Slums
          • Crowded urban area  where people live in inadequate housing and living conditions
          • Lack
            • Clean water supply
            • reliable sanitation
            • Reliable electricity
            • Waste collection
            • Roads and streetlights
          • Over 1 billion people live in slums
          • Causes
            • Rural-urban migration
            • Unemployment
            • Poor urban planning
            • Poor infrastructure
        • UK
          • Types of Urbanisation
            • Re-urbanisation
              • Aims
                • Bring derelict lands and buildings back to use
                • Build new homes
                • Encourage investment in a new job
                • Improve quality of life for residents
                • Improve environment
            • sub urbanisation
              • Move out of of the city into residental areas
              • Causes
                • High population density and  congestion
                • Less Pollution
                • Cheaper
                • Idea better life near countryside
                • Easier to get to and from work nowadays
                  • Urban Sprawl
                    • Caused green belt in 1947
            • Counter urbanisation
              • Old urban areas neglected and deteriorated
          • Birmingham
            • population 1,100,000
            • Transport
              • air
                • good access to country and world
              • rail
                • good access to country and world
              • road
              • Connections to world
                • Balti curry was invented here, with origins from Pakistan
                • Jewellery Quarter is largest jewellery quarter in Europe
                • 12,000 international students study in Birmingham
              • Bullring

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