A Framework Proposal for Analysis of Urbanization Policy

  • Nihal Ekin Erkan Marmara University, Turkey


This paper suggests a framework proposal for the analysis of urbanization policy as a public policy. Firstly, how urbanization policy is conceptualised is discussed. After, a framework for analysis of urbanization policy is suggested. Main elements of this framework are specified as (1) conditions that constitute urbanization policy background; urbanization logic produced by socio-economic structure; (2) political and administrative agents and other related actors and also their relations; forms of theoretically doing politics of actors; (3) key issue of urbanization policy and its prominent characteristics; process of urbanization policy; (4) change pattern of the policy. Paper ends up with an emphasis on an important inclusionary analysis for the development on urbanization policy making.


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Erkan, N. E. (2017). A Framework Proposal for Analysis of Urbanization Policy. European Scientific Journal, ESJ, 13(14), 24. https://doi.org/10.19044/esj.2017.v13n14p24