Metropolitan studies


Alperovitch, G., Bergsman, J., and Ehemann, C. (1977). An econometric model of migration between U.S. metropolitan areas. Urban Studies, 14(2), 133-145. 


Amiran, D.H.K., and Shachar, A. (1960). The metropolitan areas of Israel - A geographical comparison. Eretz-Israel, 1, 26-46.  (Hebrew)


Amiran, D.H.K., and Shachar, A. (1970). The metropolitan areas of Tel-Aviv: Trends and development. Sefer Eretz Yisrael, 10, 198-217.  (Hebrew)


Efrat, E. (1984). Jerusalem as a metropolitan town, Zeev Vilnay Festbook (pp. 97-104). Jerusalem: Ariel.  (Hebrew)


Feitelson, E. (1996). The benefits and costs of metropolitan growth: A survey of the issues. Geography Research Forum, 16, 32-62. 


Felsenstein, D., and Schwartz, D. (1991). Economic development of small cities close to metropolitan: The instances of Beit Shemesh and Kiryat Gat. Rehovot: The Settlement Study Center. (Hebrew)


Felsenstein, D. (1996). The university in the metropolitan arena: Impacts and public policy implications. Urban Studies, 33(9), 1565-1580. 


Gellen, M., and Hershkovitz, S. (1982). Condominiums conversions on a metropolitan scale. Berkley: Institute of Urban and Regional Planning, University of California.


Gradus, Y., and Stern, E. (1980). Changing strategies of development: Towards a regiopolis in the Negev desert. Journal of the American Planning Association, 46, 410-423. 


Guo, J.M., Sonis, M., and Hewings, G.J.D. (forthcoming). Internal and external linkages of manufacturing and non-manufacturing industries: Applications to Chinese metropolitan economies. In G.J.D. Hewings, M. Sonis, M. Madden, and Y. Kimura (Eds.), Understanding and Interpreting Economic Structure. Heidelberg: Springer Verlag. 


Hershkovitz, S. (1980). Spatial structure of a population in a metropolitan area. Public Administration Quarterly, 474. 


Kellerman, A. (1978). Determinants of rent from agricultural land around metropolitan areas. Geographical Analysis, 10, 1-12. 


Kellerman, A. (1980). Metropolitan processes in greater Tel-Aviv in light of the western experience. Geography Research Forum, 2, 47-54. 


Kellerman, A. (1984). Telecommunications and the geography of metropolitan areas. Progress in Human Geography, 8, 222-246. 


Khamaisi, R. (1997). The metropolitan area of Jerusalem: Normal or truncated. El Syassa El Falestenie, 14, 32-49.  (Arabic)


Kipnis, B. (1975). Delimiting the study and planning units for commercial and service functions in metropolitan areas: A case study in metropolitan Tel-Aviv. City and Region, 4, 32-42.  (Hebrew)


Kipnis, B. (1982). How should we prepare for megalopolitan processes in Israel. Horizons in Geography, 6, 49-64.  (Hebrew)


Kipnis, B., and Elad, N. (1983). Changes in consumer behavioral patterns in metropolitan areas, The hyper-markets of Haifa By. Environmental Planning, 29, 18-25.  (Hebrew)


Kipnis, B. (1984). Metropolitan processes: Their impact on regional strategies: A case study in Israel. Journal of Architecture and Planning Research, 1(3), 191-208. 


Kipnis, B., and Mansfeld, Y. (1985). Work place search considerations and commuting patterns at the metropolitan field region. A theoretical review. Horizons in Geography, 14, 69-88.  (Hebrew)


Kipnis, B. (1996). The Eastern Mediterranean megalopolis: A backbone of a peaceful Middle East. The Middle East Forum, 1, 129-147. 


Kipnis, B. (1997). Dynamics and potentials of Israel's megalopolitan processes. Urban Studies, 34(3), 589-591. 


Kipnis, B. (1998). Spatial reach of office firms: Case study in the metropolitan CBD of Tel-Aviv, Israel. Geografiska Annaler, 80(B), 17-28. 


Kipnis, B., and Noam, T. (1998). Restructuring of a metropolitan suburban industrial park: Case study in metropolitan Tel-Aviv, Israel. Geografiska Annaler, 80(4), 215-227. 


Kipnis, A. and Borenstein, O. (2001). Patterns of suburban development and spatial reach of their office firms: A case study in metropolitan Tel-Aviv, Israel. In D. Felsenstein and M. Taylor, (Eds), Promoting local growth. Aldershot: Ashtgate.


Kliot, N., and Soffer, A. (1986). The emergence of a metropolitan core area in a new state: The case of Jordan. Asian and African Studies, 20(2), 217-232. 


Krakover, S. (1981). The urban field concept, its definition and meaning. Karka, 20, 43-45.  (Hebrew)


Krakover, S. (1984). Trends of spatial reorganization of growth in urban fields, eastern United States. Environment and Planning A, 16, 1361-1373. 


Krakover, S. (1984). Directional analysis of the spatio-temporal structure of population growth in the urban regions of Tel-Aviv and Haifa, Israel. Modeling and Simulation, 15, 457-463. 


Krakover, S. (1986). Progress in the study of decentralization. Geographical Analysis, 18, 260-263. 


Krakover, S., and Casetti, E. (1988). Directionally biased metropolitan growth: A model and a case study. Economic Geography, 64, 17-28. 


Krakover, S., and Kellerman, A. (1990). Urban decentralization: A redefinition applied to the urban field of Chicago. Geography Research Forum, 10, 51-67. 


Krakover, S. (1992). Alternative approaches to the study of metropolitan decentralization. In J.P. Jones and E. Casetti (Eds.), Applications of the Expansion Method (pp. 133-160). London: Routeledge. 


Krakover, S., and Morrill, R.L. (1992). Long wave spatial and economic inter-relationships in urban development. In J.P. Jones and E. Casetti (Eds.), Applications of the Expansion Method (pp. 161-184). London: Routeledge. 


Krakover, S. (1996). Metropolitan spatial dynamics. In Y. Gradus and G. Lipshitz (Eds.), The Mosaic of Israeli Geography (pp. 63-69). Beer Sheva: Ben-Gurion University of the Negev Press. 


Krakover, S. (1999). Spatio-temporal trends of housing and population growth during a building cycle: Evidence from metropolitan Tel-Aviv. Urban Geography, 20(3), 226-245. 


Lipshitz, G. (1987). Migration within metropolitan areas of Israel, comparative periodic analysis. Papers of the Regional Science Association, 61, 161-174. 


Mansfeld, Y., and Kipnis, B.A. (1985). Work-place search considerations and commuting patterns of the metropolitan field region. Horizons in Geography, 18, 69-85.  (Hebrew)


McManus, P., and Yiftachel, O. (1991). Early attempts of metropolitan planning: The 1930 plan for Perth, Western Australia. Planning History, 13(3), 5-8. 


Meir, A., and Marcus, M. (1983). A commercial blight perspective on metropolitan structure. Canadian Geographer, 27(4), 370-375. 


Shachar, A. (1968). Density of population in the metropolitan areas of Israel, Atlas of Israel: Survey of Israel and Bialik Foundation. 


Shachar, A. (1973). Metropolitan processes in central coastal region of Israel. In D. Soen (Ed.), The Future of Tel-Aviv Metropolitan Area (pp. 1-16). Tel-Aviv: The Institute of Building Research.  (Hebrew)


Shachar, A. (1974). Spatial structure of the metropolitan area of the Tel-Aviv region. City and Region, 2(2), 3-21.  (Hebrew)


Shachar, A. (1975). National urbanization policy: A case study of Israel. In R.S. Thomas (Ed.), Regional Aspects of Development: Methodology and Case Studies (pp. 757-777): Allister. 


Shachar, A. (1975). Patterns of population densities in the Tel-Aviv metropolitan area. Environment and Planning, 7, 279-291. 


Shachar, A. (1986). Urban ecology of the Israeli metropolitan areas. In U. Schmelz (Ed.), Studies in the Population of Israel (pp. 384-414). Jerusalem: The Magness Press. 


Shachar, A. (1995). Metropolitan areas: Economic globalization and urban tourism. In A. Montanari and A. Williams (Eds.), European Tourism: Regions, Spaces and Restructuring (pp. 151-160): Wiley Chichester. 


Shefer, D., and Tuchler, M. (1999). The impact of the Ayalon Freeway on the structure of the CBD of the Tel-Aviv metropolitan area. Transportation Planning and Technology. 


Soffer, A. (1978). Nazareth - Evolution of a metropolis in the Galilee. Nofim, 9-10, 187-196.  (Hebrew)


Soffer, A. (1982). Beirut, the capital of Lebanon. Monthly Review, 7, 10-15. 


Soffer, A. (1988). The phenomenon of the megalopolis in the Mediterranean Eastern coast. Geography, 73, 141-143. 


Soffer, A. (1989). From village to a metropolis, and what next? The New East, 125-128, 97-105. 


Sonis, M., Guo, J.M., and Hewings, G.J.D. (1997). Comparative analysis of China's metropolitan economies. In M. Chatterji and Y. Kaizhong (Eds.), Regional Science in Developing Countries (pp. 147-162). London: MacMillan Press. 


Stern, E. (1985). Developing the inter-metropolitan periphery. Town and Regional Planning, 20, 4-11. 


Stern, E., and Meir, A. (1989). International Aspect of Metropolitan Systems. New Jersey: Transaction Books.


Stern, E. (1996). Congestion response behavior in Tel-Aviv metropolitan area. In Y. Gradus and G. Liphshitz (Eds.), The Mosaic of Israeli Geography (pp. 147-158). Beer Sheva: Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.  


Taaffe, E.J., Krakover, S., and Gauthier, H.L. (1992). Interactions between spread-and-backwash, population turnaround, and corridor effects in the inter-metropolitan periphery. Urban Geography, 13, 503-533. 


Waterman, S. (1992). Electoral reform proposals in Israel and its implications for metropolitan reorganization. In H. van der Wusten (Ed.), The Urban political Arena: Geographies of Public Administration, Vol. 140 (pp. 87-104). Amsterdam: Royal Ducth Geographic Society. 


Werczberger, E. (1975). Problems of environmental quality in the metropolitan reform of the greater Tel-Aviv area in the Gush Dan. City and Region, 2, 12-20.  (Hebrew)


Yiftachel, O. (1988). The role of the state in metropolitan planning: The case of Perth, Western Australia. Urban Policy and Research, 6, 8-18. 


Yiftachel, O. (1991). Theory and Practice in Metropolitan Planning: The Case of Perth. Perth: Curtin University Press. 


Yiftachel, O., and Kenworthy, J. (1992). The planning of metropolitan Perth: Some critical observations. In D. Hedgcock and O. Yiftachel (Eds.), Urban and Regional Planning in Western Australia: Historical and Critical Perspectives (pp. 131-148). Perth: Paradigm Press. 


Yiftachel, O., and Alexander, I. (1995). The state of metropolitan planning: Death or restructuring? Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, 13, 273-296. 


Yiftachel, O. (1997). Israel: Metropolitan integration or fractured regions? Cities, 15(3).