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Sociogeographic Regional Systems

Course garant

Miroslav Marada


letní semestr



  • The content of the course is based on following topics: Geographical organisation of society: general concept – socio-geographical regionalisation: methods, evaluation – hierarchy of settlement system – metropolitan areas – locational attractivity – development of territorial concentration of population and economic activities – scale differentiation of sociogeographical systems and development processes – types of geographical diffusion of changes – urbanisation and development of hierarchy of nodal centers – metropolisation and development hierarchy of supranodal centers – industrial and post-industrial stages of settlement system – regional development and regional policy – socio-geographical regionalisation and territorial administration – past and future development of socio-geographical organisation – European and global context.


Urban and Regional Laboratory

Department of Social Geography
& Regional Development

Charles University in Prague
Faculty of Science

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