Geographia Polonica (1977) vol. 35

Transitional areas in the cities of the Third World countries

Zuzanna Siemek

Geographia Polonica (1977) vol. 35, pp. 91-110 | Full text

The subject mater of this paper has been confined to the problems of large cities of the Third World, the main trend discussed being a rapid flow of pop-ulation from small towns and rural areas into the cities, together with the increase in the so-called urban transitional areas.

Zuzanna Siemek, Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization Polish Academy of Sciences, Twarda 51/55, 00‑818 Warszawa, Poland