Ukr. geogr. z. 2014, N3:43-51
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A. Mozgovyі – Institute of Geography of the Ukraine National Academy of Sciences, Kiev.


The article reveals the social and geographical characteristics of the urban space development as a complex territorial system. Main contradictions arising in the process of socio-economic, territorial, demographic and functional city development, leading to conflict interaction potential build-up have been highlighted. The urban space conflictogenity definition and main approaches to its socio-geographical study has been presented.

Key words: 
city, urban space, urban development, conflict, conflictogenity

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