ERIC Number: EJ500084
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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Saskatchewan's Rural Communities in an Urbanizing World.
Stabler, Jack C.; Olfert, M. R.
Rural Development Perspectives, v9 n2 p21-28 Feb 1994
Uses central place theory and a trade center hierarchy to examine changes in size and function of communities in Saskatchewan, 1961-90. Finds shift of population to larger centers and pronounced decline in hierarchical level of smaller trade centers, leading to questions of smaller communities' feasibility, Suggests possibility of coordination between government and private companies to preserve rural communities. (RAH)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Canada