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Burgess' Concentric Model






He assumed that new migrants to a city moved into the inner city areas due to
cheapest housing and employment
In his model housing quality and social class increase with distance

Hoyt's sector model






Hoyt emphasised the importance of transport routes and the incompatibility of
certain land…

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As cities grow they incorporate some of these centres
o New centres may be planned for commercial, industrial and residential
purposes
o E.g. As Oxford grew it incorporated Cowley, Headlington and Botley

Mann's Model for UK city





Found it easier to split British towns with an east-west split, with west…

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