Abdi, N. (2005). [The impact of urban sprawl on the process of urban sustainable development (Persian)] (MA thesis). Tehran: University of Tehran.
Alonso, W. (1964). Location and land use. Massachusetts: Harvard University Press.
Anas, A. (1999). The cost and benefits of fragmented metropolitan governance, The new regionalist policies. Los Angeles, California: University of Southern California.
Anderson, W. P., Kanaroglou, P. S., & Miller, E. J. (1996). Urban form, energy and the environment: A review of issues, evidence and policy. Urban Studies, 33(1), 7-35. doi: 10.1080/00420989650012095
Brueckner, J. K., & Fansler, D. A. (1983). The economics of urban sprawl: Theory and evidence on the spatial size of cities. Review of Economics and Statistics, 65(3), 479-482. doi: 10.2307/1924193
Center of studies and researches of Iranian urban planning. (1989). In ?? (Eds.). Spatial Planning: Proceedings of ? (pp. 33-49). Tehran: Ministry of Urban Development Publication.
Clark, A. N. (1985). Longman dictionary of geography: Human and physical. Harlow: Longman Group.
Eghbali, N., & Rahimi, M. (2010). [Urban structure of Sanandaj in dominance of informal settlements (Persian)]. Human Geography Research Quarterly, 2(4), 57-72
Frumkin, H. (2002). Urban sprawl and public health. Public Health Reports, 117(3), 201-17. doi: 10.1093/phr/117.3.201
Gazerani, F. (2009). [Planning for balanced development of C.B.D of Snanadaj (Persian)] (MA thesis). Tehran: Shahid Beheshti University.
Jensen, J. R. (2005). Introductory digital image processing: A remote sensing perspective (3rd ed.). New Jersey: Prentice-Hall.
Kamrava, M. A. (2009). [Contemporary urban planning of Iran (Persian)] (3rd ed.). Tehran: University of Tehran.
Kendall, D. (2007). Sociology in our times: The essentials (8th ed.). Boston: Cengage Learning.
Ladd, H. F. (1998). Effects of taxes on economic activity. In H. F. Ladd (Ed.), Land Government Tax and Land Use Policies in the United States (pp. 115-131). Massachusetts: Edward Elgar Publication.
LaLiberte, L. J. (2009). Centripetal & centrifugal forces (MA thesis). Florida: Atlantic University.
Lewis, P. G. (2001). Retail politics: Local sales taxes and the fiscalization of land use. Economic Development Quarterly, 15(1), 21-35. doi: 10.1177/089124240101500102
Mahdavi, M. (2001). [Introduction to urban geography of Iran (Persian)] (3rd ed.). Tehran: Samt Press.
Mardokh, M. (1972). [The history of Kurd and Kurdistan (Persian)].Tehran: Gharighi Prees.
Mashhadizadeh, N. (1994). [The analysis of the characteristics of the urban planning in Iran (Persian)]. (4th ed.). Tehran: Science and Technology University Press.
Mieszkowski, P., & Mills, E. S. (1993). The causes of metropolitan suburbanization. Journal of Economic Perspectives, 7(3), 135-47. doi: 10.1257/jep.7.3.135
Nazariyan, A. (2002). [The cities of future world (Persian)]. Paper presented at The international Conference on Cultural Approaches to Geography, Mashhad, Iran, 16-18 May 2002.
Papoli Yazdi, M. H., & Rajabi Sanjerdi, H. (2013). [Theories of city and periphery (Persian)]. Tehran: Samt Press.
Sanitary Center of Sanandaj Township 2001-2015. (2015). The reference title?? (Persian)]. Sanadaj: Center of Health Publication.
Statistics Center of Iran. (2011). General census of population and housing, 1946–2011 (Persian)]. Tehran: Statistics Center Press.
Statistics center of Sanandaj Municipality. The reference title?? (Persian)]. Tehran: Gohar publication.
Zanganeh Shahraki, S., Majidi Heravi, A., & Kaviani, A. (2012). [A comprehensive explanation of factors contributed to horizontal urban sprawl of cities (Case study: Yazd City) (Persian)]. Applied Researches in Geography Sciences, 12(25), 173-93.
Zia Tavana, M. H., & Ghadermarzi, H. (2011). [Land use changes of peri-urban villages in urban sprawl process (Case study: Naisar & Hassanabad villages of Sanandaj) (Persian)]. Human Geography Research Quarterly, 42(68), 119-35.