ERIC Number: EJ226751
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980
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A Spatial Theory for Locating Educational Institutions in Tropical Africa with Special Reference to Nigeria.
Onokerhoraye, Andrew G.
Journal of Negro Education, v49 n2 p196-202 Spr 1980
Uses concepts of threshold population and range of a good postulated in the central place model. Suggests that a least-cost location for primary and secondary schools in tropical Africa should minimize pupils' travel distance and should permit each school to be sustained with the minimum number of students. (Author/GC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Identifiers - Location: Africa; Nigeria