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Central Place Theory

Central Places:Theory and Applications produced by Ken Keller (kellek@danbury.k12.ct.us) adapted from Don Ziegler.

Seth Dixon, Ph.D.‘s insight:

The Central Place Theory is a model that is not used much today in academic geography, but given it’s explicitly spatial nature, it is used in many geography curricula (including AP Human Geography) to show systems thinking and spatial patterns.  This powerpoint goes over the main ideas of the theory developed by Walter Christaller as well as some examples.  

Tags: APHG, models, spatial

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