concentric zone model

(noun) “[A] model of human ecology that views cities as a series of circular rings or zones” (OpenStax College 2012).

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Usage Notes:

  • Plural: concentric zone models

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References

OpenStax College. 2012. Urbanization. Connexions, July 16, 2012. (http://cnx.org/content/m42936/1.5/).