DEVELOPMENT OF URBAN GEOGRAPHY IN CHINA SINCE 1978
Gu Chaolin;Xu HaixianDepartment of Urban and Resource Sciences Nanjing Uinversity Nanjing 210093, ChinaE-mail: Gucl@nju.edu.cn
This paper reviews the process of Chinese Urban Geography. Urban Geography, as an new branch of Human Geography in China, have developed and expanded very quickly since 1978. Researches, research contentsand research approaches have made great progresses. Chinese urban graphical research fields include: (1 ) City -regional Study; (2) Urban planning; (3 ) Urbanization; (4 ) Urban system; (6) Urban development policies; (7 )Urban spatial structure; (8) Sustainable cities. Urban social geography, urban modernization, urban governance and digital city will be new research fields in the Chinese near future.
【CateGory Index】： P90