Megacities pp 163-191 | Cite as

Urban Dualism in the Jakarta Metropolitan Area

  • Haryo Winarso
Part of the Library for Sustainable Urban Regeneration book series (LSUR, volume 10)


The growth of the Jakarta Metropolitan Areas (JMA) has been very rapid and intense, particularly in the last three decades. Jakarta began as a tiny town named Sunda Kelapa in 1527 with a population of less than 100,000.


Residential Area Informal Sector Central Business District Urban Space Shopping Center 
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The author would like to thank Rina Priyani, Yudi Saptono, Maulen Khairina Sari, Ardy Maulidy Navastara, and Ivan Kurniadi, all research associate at the Urban Planning and Design Research Group, for their help in preparing data for this article.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Head of Urban Planning and Design Research DivisionSchool of Architecture Planning and Policy Development Institute of Technology BandungBandungIndonesia

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