Definitions for urbanismˈɜr bəˌnɪz əm

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ur•ban•ismˈɜr bəˌnɪz əm(n.)

  1. the way of life of people who live in a city.

    Category: Sociology

  2. the study of city life.

    Category: Sociology

  3. urbanization.

    Category: Sociology

Origin of urbanism:

1885–90; < F

Wiktionary

  1. urbanism(Noun)

    the study of cities, their geographic, economic, political, social and cultural environment

  2. urbanism(Noun)

    the culture or way of life of people who live in cities

  3. urbanism(Noun)

    urbanization

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  1. Urbanism

    Urbanism is the characteristic way of interaction of inhabitants of towns and cities with the built environment or - in other words - the character of urban life, organization, problems, etc., as well as the study of that character, or of the physical needs of urban societies, or city planning. Urbanism is also movement of the population to the urban areas or its concentration in them.

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