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Beyond large-city-centred urbanisation: in situ transformation of rural areas in Fujian Province

Zhu, Yu


This paper explores China's in situ urbanisation and its implications for the paradigm of extended metropolitan areas. Based on preliminary results of the 2000 census, field surveys and interviews, government statistics and documents, and direct observation in Fujian Province of China, a region without much influence of mega-cities, the analysis shows that in situ urbanisation resulting from the transformation of rural settlements has played an important role since the 1980s. The paper examines...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2002
Type: Journal article
Source: Asia Pacific Viewpoint


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