Urban Forum

ISSN: 1015-3802 (Print) 1874-6330 (Online)


This journal addresses the broad developmental issues of urbanization in the Third World, providing a distinctive African focus on the subject. It examines urban societies from a variety of perspectives, including: issues of local governance, the role of city planning in free market systems, and the impact of multiethnic and multicultural formations in urban affairs.

Urban Forum makes a special effort to examine specific cities in developing nations as legal and cultural entities in their own right. It functions as a core journal in sociology, political science and economics, as well as urban studies.

  • 26 Volumes
  • 78 Issues
  • 570 Articles
  • 5 Open Access
  • 1990 - 2015 Available between