Social conflict in response to urban sprawl in rural areas: urban reconfiguration of the Mezquital valley as influence area of the megalopolis of Mexico City

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Carrasco, Brisa ; Cadena, Edel ; Campos, Juan ; Hinojosa, Raquel (2016)
  • Publisher: Centre de Política de Sòl i Valoracions
  • Subject: :Urbanisme::Aspectes socials [Àrees temàtiques de la UPC] | Cities and towns -- Mexico -- Growth | Mexico City Metropolitan Area | Social participation | Urban sprawl | Mexico City Megalopolis | Social conflict | Mezquital Valley | Desenvolupament urbà -- Mèxic | Participació social | Àrees metropolitanes -- Mèxic -- Mèxic

The urban sprawl of metropolitan areas involves complex processes of coexistence between urban and rural dynamics, the functional redefining of central urban areas and rural areas or urban-rural surrounding transition generates land conflicts. In this paper the context ... View more
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