Settlement Geography

Subject Matter Approaches to the Study Site Slums  Our Urban Realm Turning into Big Slum? Slums are Manifestation of Urban Poverty Trends and Patterns of Urbanization Archaeological Discoveries from Nile Valley Archaeological Discoveries of Indus Valley First Urbanization in India:Indus Valley Why Indus Valley Civilization Declined? Rural Urban Continuum  Rural-Urban Fringe Early Urban Hearths Age of Town Scheme of Griffith Taylor and an Asian Perspective from Chanakya’s Arthashastra Von Thunen Model Sector Model Multiple Nuclei Model Concentric Zone Model Classification of Cities by Chauncy D. Harris  Howard Nelson’s Classification of Cities Problems of Cities Settlement Planning Urban Sociology Theories Urban Systems Process,Pattern and Functions of Human Settlement Village: Basic Unit of Settlement Rural Settlements in India Traditional Settlement Patterns in Rural India and Need For Settlement Planning Types and forms of rural houses in India Some Shelters For Natural Disasters A New Urban Order

Integration of Migrants in Small and Medium Cities

Making a City: Politics, Power and Democracy Putting GIS to Work in Today’s City Top Ten Urban Innovations According to World Economic Forum Some City Problems of Kolkata Rural Service Centres : An Overview