Agglomerations: the Imaginary and the Real

  • Andrey Bokov RAACS; IAAM


The article presents a new approach to the issue of agglomerations in the contemporary world and gives specific national characteristics of agglomerations. The process of town formation in Russia is analyzed. The article points out the procedural nature of agglomeration and different qualities of agglomeration and conurbation. It speaks about the correlation between the Soviet
approach to the city and the village and the current processes in today’s Russia.


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How to Cite
BOKOV, Andrey. Agglomerations: the Imaginary and the Real. project baikal, Russian Federation, n. 61, p. 42-49, aug. 2019. ISSN 2309-3072. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 19 sep. 2019.