Papers of the Regional Science Association

, Volume 16, Issue 1, pp 27–42 | Cite as

Aspects of the spatial structure of social communication and the diffusion of information

  • Torsten Hägerstrand


Spatial Structure Social Communication 
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    T. Hägerstrand, “A Monte Carlo Approach to Diffusion”,Archives Européennes de Sociologie, vol. 6, 1965, pp. 43–67.Google Scholar
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    T. Hägerstrand, “Quantitative Techniques for Analysis of the Spread of Information and Technology,” inEducation and Economic Development, C. A. Anderson and M. J. Bowman, eds., Chicago, Aldine, 1965.Google Scholar
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    J. S. Coleman, E. Katz, and H. Menzel, “The Diffusion of an Innovation Among Physicians,”Sociometry, vol. 20, 1957, pp. 253–70.Google Scholar
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    Hägerstrand, “A Monte Carlo Approach to Diffusion,”op. cit. Google Scholar
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    Other cases examined include: 1) Politician and leader of the Cooperative Movement, Stockholm; 2) Politician, Stockholm; 3) Novelist, Stockholm; 4) Politician, Copenhagen; 7) Economist, Bern; 8) Jurist and economist, Paris; 5) Civil servant, Ostersund.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Torsten Hägerstrand
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of GeographyUniversity of LundSweden

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