Flashcards in 3.1 Changes in rural settlements Deck (15)
Relating to the countryside
Mental or visual picture of the countryside
People living in the countryside in farms, isolated houses, hamlets and villages.
Migration of people from a high socio-economic class into poorer ares. Allowing a spiral of development to arise.
Ara of open land retained around a city or town over which there are wide-ranging planning restrictions upon development
Village designated to be developed in terms of goods and services available to its population and the one of surrounding areas.
Decrease in population of rural areas.
Urabanisation of poverty
Increasing concentration of poorer areas.
Grouping together urban areas into distinctive levels of functional importance.
Centre of population and business. Next step after a village.
Group of houses and other buildings (services). Larger than a hamlet but smaller than a town.
Village that has been transformed into a commuter settlement due to its proximity to a large urban area.
Very small rural settlement .
Less Economically Developed Country