Multi-scale approach to measuring residential segregation and the case of Yaffo, Tel-Aviv
23 August 2000
Itzhak Benenson and Itzhak Omer
An approach to the individual-based description of segregation phenomena is proposed. The proposed framework is based on hierarchical representation of urban residential space and the estimation and comparison of individual spatial segregation at different levels of the hierarchy.
Keywords: residential distribution, local segregation measures, GIS, population census
Reference: Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on GeoComputation, University of Greenwich's School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Kent, UK, 23 - 25 August 2000. Papers published on CD-ROM. Produced by: R.J.Abrahart and B.H.Carlisle. Publisher: "GeoComputation CD-ROM". ISBN 0-9533477-2-9