Definition of Ekistics

1. Noun. the scientific study of human settlements, and the planning and design of cities and other communities ¹



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Definition of Ekistics

1. a science dealing with human habitats [n] : EKISTIC [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ekistics

ekatite
ekcetera
eke
eke out
ekebergite
eked
eked out
ekes
ekes out
ekiden
eking
eking out
ekiri
ekistic
ekistical
ekistics (current term)
ekka
ekkas
ekklesia
ekklesiae
eklogite
eklogites
ekmek kadayif
ekphrases
ekphrasis
ekphrastic
ekpwele
ekpweles
ekpyrosis
ekpyrotic

Literary usage of Ekistics

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1. Emerging World Cities in Pacific Asia by Fu-chen Lo, Yue-man Yeung (1996)
"ekistics: The Problems and Science of Human Settlement 58, 350/351. ... ekistics. Special Issue: “Urban Networking in Europe I and II,” 59. 352/ 353. ..."

2. International Co-Operation for Habitat and Urban Development: Directory of by Centre de développement de l'OCDE, Development Centre (1997)
"To encourage the development and expansion of education in ekistics. To recognise the benefits and the necessity of an interdisciplinary approach to the ..."

3. Key Issues for Transport Beyond 2000: Introductory Reports and Summary of by Ecmt (2002)
"... M. (1997), Euro-islands: Towards a European Union islands policy for development, ekistics, Vol. 63, Nos. 382/383/384, pp. 122-129. ..."

4. Crucibles of Hazard: Mega-Cities and Disasters in Transition by James K. Mitchell (1999)
"ekistics 51(308), no. 413. Nakano, Takamasa, Toshio Mochizuki, Iware Matsuda, and Itsuki Nakabayashi. 1988. “Basic studies on earthquake disaster prevention ..."

5. Local Economic Development: A Geographical Comparison of Rural Community by Cecily Neil, Markku Tykkyläinen, NetLibrary, Inc (1998)
"Newton, PW (1985), “Planning New Towns for Harsh Arid Environments: An Evaluation of Shay Gap and Newman Townships, Australia,” ekistics 52(311), pp. ..."

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