Geographia Polonica (1994) vol. 63

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On a new approach to the theory of settlement systems

Kazimierz Dziewoński

Geographia Polonica (1994) vol. 63, pp. 21-24

Abstract

The present discourse demonstrates the thoughts related to the possibilities and consequences of an adaptation for the geographic settlement systems research of the methodological approaches and concepts taken from natural sciences, especially the concept of deterministic chaos along with the concept and measures of entropy.

Keywords: settlement system dynamics, supra-national urban system

Kazimierz Dziewoński, Instytut Geografii i Przestrzennego Zagospodarowania PAN ul. Krakowskie Przedmieście 30, 00-927 Warszawa