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06/2017, ISBN 9781138645516, 12
Across the nation, the debate over metropolitan sprawl and its impact has become pivotal to urban planning. A decade and a half ago, Smart Growth America and... 
Sprawl | suburbs | Measuring sprawl | Metropolitan sprawl indices | Spatial and Regional Planning | City and Urban Planning | Transport Planning | Urban Geography | Urban sprawl | Impact of sprawl | Reid ewing | Quality of life | Smarth growth | Sprawl indices | Smart growth america | Planning - Human Geography | Urban Design | Cities & Infrastructure (Urban Studies)
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Journal of Planning Education and Research, ISSN 0739-456X, 3/2015, Volume 35, Issue 1, pp. 35 - 50
Across the nation, the debate over metropolitan sprawl and its impacts continues decade after decade. To elevate the debate, a decade ago, researchers... 
growth management | urban form | urban sprawl | transportation | REGIONAL & URBAN PLANNING | MEASURING URBAN SPRAWL | AIR-QUALITY | FORM | COMPACT | OBESITY | URBAN STUDIES | LAND-USE | PHYSICAL-ACTIVITY | NEIGHBORHOOD | HEALTH | ASSOCIATION | Urbanization | Metropolitan areas | Counties | Transportation | Costs | Education | Communities | Health | Nations
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Landscape and Urban Planning, ISSN 0169-2046, 08/2014, Volume 128, pp. 72 - 82
•Compactness indices paint a plausible picture of sprawl and changes in sprawl in the U.S.•Generalizing, compactness decreased and sprawl increased between... 
Growth pattern | Urban sprawl | Measuring urban form | Transportation | AIR-QUALITY | CLIMATE-CHANGE | GEOGRAPHY, PHYSICAL | URBAN STUDIES | LAND-USE | LOS-ANGELES | ECOLOGY | NEIGHBORHOOD | BUILT ENVIRONMENT | HEALTH | ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES | COMPACT CITIES | IMPACTS | GEOGRAPHY | Automobiles | Density | Transit | Streets | Automotive components | Principal component analysis | Automotive engineering
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Regional Science Policy & Practice, ISSN 1757-7802, 03/2018, Volume 10, Issue 1, pp. 15 - 23
This research proposes an urban sprawl index as a tool to comparatively analyse the extent of urban sprawl between cities and towns of different sizes, making... 
index | South Africa | urban planning | urban sprawl | Western Cape | Comparative analysis | Urban sprawl | Municipalities | Urban areas | Measuring instruments | Spatial discrimination | Urbanization | Land use | Dispersion
Journal Article
Landscape and Urban Planning, ISSN 0169-2046, 04/2016, Volume 148, pp. 89 - 98
•We analyzed urban sprawl for 657 cities of various sizes in China from 1990-2010.•The annual growth of urban areas was 2.45% greater than that of urban... 
DMSP/OLS | Urban sprawl | China | Population census | National New-type Urbanization Plan | REGIONAL & URBAN PLANNING | MEASURING URBAN SPRAWL | LANDSCAPE | CLIMATE-CHANGE | IMPACT | GEOGRAPHY, PHYSICAL | PATTERN | URBAN STUDIES | GROWTH | EXPANSION | DYNAMICS | SCALES | ECOLOGY | REGULATIONS | ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES | GEOGRAPHY | Analysis | Investigations | Landscapes | Census | Night | Urban planning | Urbanization | DMSP satellites | Environmental impact
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Habitat International, ISSN 0197-3975, 10/2016, Volume 57, pp. 43 - 52
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Cities, ISSN 0264-2751, 12/2018, Volume 82, pp. 127 - 140
This study investigated an atomic level of sprawl measurement for Kuala Lumpur Metropolitan by developing a set of Land Use Geospatial Indices (LUGI). The... 
Sprawl measurement | Land use and urban planning | Alpha cities | LUGI analysis | MEASURING URBAN SPRAWL | CHINA | PATTERNS | MODEL | GIS | IMPACT | SATELLITE IMAGERY | URBAN STUDIES | QUANTIFY | DYNAMICS | WUHAN METROPOLITAN-AREA | Case studies | Measurement | Usage | Segregation | Analysis | Islamic schools | Strategic planning (Business) | Sustainable urban development | Urban sprawl | Real estate development | Land use
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Landscape and Urban Planning, ISSN 0169-2046, 08/2014, Volume 128, pp. 48 - 59
•In Flanders (Belgium), linear sprawl represents a significant form of urbanization.•An important part of the present ribbons is rooted in previously existing... 
Ribbon development | Flanders | Urban sprawl | Urban and regional planning | NETWORK | MEASURING URBAN SPRAWL | FORM | GEOGRAPHY, PHYSICAL | URBAN STUDIES | ECOLOGY | ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES | NETHERLANDS | COMPACTNESS | AREAS | GEOGRAPHY | Urbanization | Landscapes | Ribbons | Policies | Zoning | Agglomeration | Statistics | Density
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Urban Geography, ISSN 0272-3638, 01/2014, Volume 35, Issue 1, pp. 25 - 47
We investigate spatial patterns of residential and nonresidential land use for 257 United States metropolitan areas in 1990 and 2000, measured with 14... 
metropolitan areas (United States) | sprawl | land use | URBAN STUDIES | GEOGRAPHY | MEASURING SPRAWL
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Journal of Environmental Management, ISSN 0301-4797, 09/2019, Volume 246, pp. 192 - 202
In the United States (US), one of the effects of urban sprawl is more vehicular travel. The increase in emissions from road traffic renders air quality... 
Urban form | Road emissions | Urban sprawl | Nitrogen dioxide | Concentrations | Particulate matter | TRANSPORTATION | MEASURING SPRAWL | MODEL | LINES | NO2 | COMPACT | ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES | POLLUTION | LAND-USE REGRESSION | HEALTH | Smart growth (Land use planning) | Analysis | Environmental aspects | Air pollution | Metropolitan areas | Air quality | Air quality management
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Transportation Research Record, ISSN 0361-1981, 12/2018, Volume 2672, Issue 3, pp. 37 - 45
The form and function of cities is in large part defined by the interrelationship between land development and transportation systems. This relationship has... 
TRANSPORTATION SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY | ENGINEERING, CIVIL | HOUSING AFFORDABILITY | WALKABILITY | METROPOLITAN LAND-USE | MEASURING SPRAWL
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04/2011, ISBN 9780470749586, 17
This chapter contains sections titled: Introduction The diversity of definitions of sprawl Historic forms of “urban sprawl” Qualitative dimensions of sprawl... 
urban socioeconomic analyses ‐ pluralistic approach, measuring urban sprawl | historic forms of “urban sprawl” ‐ massive migration from rural areas to industrial cities, transformation into centers of activities, in Europe | actual use of “sprawl” ‐ in the United States in the 1950s, widely used from 1960s | spatial geometry ‐ the largest group of sprawl measures | multiple definitions of sprawl ‐ urban development patterns, and measuring quantifying patterns | sprawl, pattern at a given time ‐ and a process of change over time | sprawl, spatial pattern of urban development ‐ characterized, by low density residential and commercial development | “urban sprawl” coined by Buttenheim and Cornick ‐ latter half of 20th century | accessibility, between residential, commercial and business areas ‐ sprawl, condition of poor accessibility | “urban sprawl” ‐ for undesired low‐density, or otherwise unplanned urban spatial development | Historic forms of "urban sprawl" - massive migration from rural areas to industrial cities, transformation into centers of activities, in Europe | Urban socioeconomic analyses - pluralistic approach, measuring urban sprawl | "urban sprawl" coined by Buttenheim and Cornick - latter half of 20th century | Accessibility, between residential, commercial and business areas - sprawl, condition of poor accessibility | Spatial geometry - the largest group of sprawl measures | "urban sprawl" - for undesired low-density, or otherwise unplanned urban spatial development | Sprawl, pattern at a given time - and a process of change over time | Actual use of "sprawl" - in the United States in the 1950s, widely used from 1960s | Multiple definitions of sprawl - urban development patterns, and measuring quantifying patterns | Sprawl, spatial pattern of urban development - characterized, by low density residential and commercial development
Book Chapter
IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science, ISSN 1755-1307, 2014, Volume 18, Issue 1, pp. 1 - 6
Characterizing urban sprawl using spatial measures requires a concise definition of what constitutes sprawling urban spatial patterns. This research attempts... 
Databases | Urban development | Mathematical analysis | Measuring instruments | Satellite navigation systems | Data base management systems | Remote sensing | Geographic information systems
Conference Proceeding
Habitat International, ISSN 0197-3975, 12/2019, Volume 94, p. 102070
Measuring urban expansion is essential for sustainable growth management. However, many widely adopted methods are not suitable for measuring hierarchical... 
Urban expansion | Multi-dimensional metrics | Hierarchical framework | Urban expansion patterns | China | Wuhan metropolis | UNITED-STATES | REGIONAL & URBAN PLANNING | MEASURING SPRAWL | GROWTH MANAGEMENT | URBANIZATION | DEVELOPMENT STUDIES | CITY | URBAN STUDIES | IMAGES | CONSTRUCTION | LAND-USE | ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES | COMPACT CITIES | IMPACTS
Journal Article
Computers, Environment and Urban Systems, ISSN 0198-9715, 09/2019, Volume 77, p. 101362
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