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By Robert S. Lynd, Helen Merrell Lynd

This sequel to Middletown returns to an identical group in 1935, to check the adjustments caused via the prosperity of the past due Twenties and the next melancholy. Preface by means of Robert S. Lynd; Index.

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587. 21. 75-82. - 42 - URBAN POPULATION DISTRIBUTION, GROWTH AND CHANGE preted economically as an indication of a deficiency of smaller communities or as the demarcation between urban and rural, which is analogous to the minimum threshold requirement 22 . The problem of finding the appropriate minimum threshold for every period as discussed in the previous section, cannot, however, be solved graphically by using the curvature as a device, because there does not exist one straight line which can be drawn across all the graphs and cut them individually at the right spot.

6-7. Belinfante. IX. Statistiek van de loop van de bevolking van Nederland, 1970, Gebr. Belinfante, Sources for Boundary changes and annexations: Bijdrage tot de algemene statistiek van Nederland, jaargang 1878, aflevering 1, Van Weelden, 's-Gravenhage, 1880. x = figure unknown; for a discussion see text. Breda (total) Teteringen Nw. 2~.!. Teteringen At 1-1-1942 this municipality is created with Ginneken and Prinsenbeek as COmponents 5,648 At 1-5-1927 the name Princenhage changed into Prinsenbeek 5,434 Prinsenbeek Princenhage Nw.

It has been argued above that population size can be used as an approximation of the complexity of the spatial economic structure of a region. The acceptation of this notion makes it possible to study the urban system as a population system. The analysis of the population system over the study period will be pursued from this perspective. The study period, 1840-1970, covers completely the industrialization and urbanization phase which occurred during the industrial revolution. Over this period the spatial organizational structure of society evolved from a rural-commercial towards a modern urban-industrial state.

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