A COMPARATIVE INVESTIGATION ON THE ADMINISTRATIVE STRUCTURE OF THE CITIES OF SAINT PETERSBURG AND ISTANBUL
It is possible to mention about chiefly the political, historical, cultural, economical, sociological closeness and in many more fields which are based on the neighboring relationships between Russia and Turkey. It is known by everyone how important the academic studies are in terms of contributing to the relationships between Turkey and Russia. In particular, the insufficiency of the comparative studies such as city, city government, urbanisation etc. has established a foundation to the investigation of these kind of studies. In this scope, within this study that is called "A Comparative Investigation on the Administrative Structure of the cities of Istanbul and Saint Petersburg” coming from two different central governing cultures, the role of the administrative structures of those cities have been examined in terms of the metroplitan city governing and urbanisation.
Metropoliten Municipality, Local Authorities, Municipality, Istanbul, Saint Petersburg.