Urbanization

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Definition of Urbanization:
Urbanization is the increase over time in the population of cities in proportion to the region's rural population. Urbanization is studied in terms of its effects on the ecology and economy of a region, while the discipline of urban sociology studies political, psychological and anthropological changes to human society that occur in an urban environment[1].
This is the common definition for Urbanization, other definitions can be discussed in the article


See also

Coastal Cities
Threats to the coastal zone


References