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Cities and globalisation
by Koninklijk Nederlands Aardrijkskundig Genootschap, Faculteit Geowetenschappen Universiteit Utrecht in Utrecht
Written in English
|Statement||edited by A.F. Koekoek ... [et al.].|
|Series||Nederlandse geografische studies = Netherlands geographical studies -- 339, Nederlandse geografische studies -- 339.|
|Contributions||Koekoek, A. F.|
|LC Classifications||HT119 .C585 2006|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||99 p. :|
|Number of Pages||99|
Let's look beyond fancy new city centre buildings and address some of the challenges globalisation presents for UK cities. Dermot Finch is the director of policy research unit Centre for Cities. 1 Oonk (), One of the books under consideration in Oonk’s review – edited by Brigit Meyer an ; 1 In , a contributor to the Journal of World History noted the apparent ambivalence of the journal’s readers regarding theoretical approaches to contemporary globalization. “World historians”, he observes, “do not seem to have much interest in the debate on globalization”.1 Author: James Mokhiber.
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6 This book approaches several of the shortcomings of earlier literature about globalization and about cities. It offers a multi-dimensional perspective on several time periods, places and reference texts, on economic, cultural and social phenomena manifesting in and connecting cities in the context of globalization (or at least global relevance at the respective time).
Globalization and the City provides an accessible and topical examination of the urban impact of globalization and the role of cities in globalization.
The significance of this contribution to the debate is threefold. Firstly, it examines the role of cities across the globe rather than a narrow band of world by: Cities, State and Globalisation 1st Edition by Tassilo Herrschel (Author) › Visit Amazon's Tassilo Herrschel Page.
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The book provides a strong review of the main trends in the globalization process that the region is experiencing. It also weaves together theoretical and empirical aspects that help better understand problems and casuistry related to migration such as crime, labor relations and social exclusion.
that globalization needs to be interpreted through world city lenses and world-city concepts looking at the hegemony cycles of W allerstein () in terms of meta- geography as defined earlier. Book Description. Intelligent Cities and Globalisation of Innovation Networks combines concepts and theories from the fields of urban development and planning, innovation management, and virtual / intelligent environments.
It explains the rise of intelligent cities with respect to the globalisation of systems of innovation; opens up a new way for making intelligent environments via the. This book indentifies and addresses questions on the globalization of advertising through detailed study of the contemporary advertising industry in Detroit, Los Angeles and New York City and the way advertising work has changed in the three cities over recent years.
The Globalization of Advertising draws upon previously unpublished research to. From bronze-age Iraq’s market-driven cities to the riches of Antwerp to the tech revolution in India, Greg Clark identifies the many waves of urban globalisation in an extract from his new book. Globalisation, cities and creative spaces.
In The creative industries: Culture and policy (pp. London: SAGE Publications Ltd doi: /n7. Cities in Globalization covers four key themes beginning with the different ways of measuring a ‘world city network’, ranging from analyses of corporate structures to airline passenger flows.
Second is the recent European advances in studying ‘urban systems’ which are compared to the Anglo-American city networks approach.
Reviews 'The Globalisation of Urban Governance is a must-read primer for any researcher interested in the role of cities in addressing global sustainable development goals. Through a diversity of case studies and theoretical perspectives, the editors offer a valuable guide to navigating the challenges and opportunities for the governance of safe and sustainable urban spaces.
Glocalization (a portmanteau of globalization and localization) is the "simultaneous occurrence of both universalizing and particularizing tendencies in contemporary social, political, and economic systems." The notion of glocalization "represents a challenge to simplistic conceptions of globalization processes as linear expansions of territorial scales.
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Over the last three decades, our understanding of the city worldwide has been revolutionized by three innovative theoretical concepts – globalisation, postcolonialism and a radically contested notion of modernity. The idea and even the reality of the city has been extended out of the state and nation and re-positioned in the larger global world.
Looking at the city through its internal dynamics, the book examines how governance and cultural policy play out in a national and international framework. Making a truly global contribution to the literature, editors Isar and Anheier bring together a truly international and highly-respected collection of scholars.
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The digit and digit Reviews: 1. This book offers an extremely rich variety of (short) chapters on aspects of flows in network and knowledge societies, highlighting the evolutionary shift in focus from cities and states to places in urban networks and mosaics, in which urbanization and globalization themes are blended.
This book gives a detailed account of the primacy of the City of London, both as a domestic actor and as a global financial centre. It focuses on whether the hegemonic position of the City of London c.
Saskia Sassen (born January 5, ) is a Dutch-American sociologist noted for her analyses of globalization and international human is Robert S.
Lynd Professor of Sociology at Columbia University and Centennial visiting Professor at the London School of coined the term global city. Intelligent Cities and Globalisation of Innovation Networks combines concepts and theories from the fields of urban development and planning, innovation management, and virtual / intelligent environments.
It explains the rise of intelligent cities with respect to the globalisation of systems of innovation; opens up a new way for making intelli.Globalization, the City and Civil Society in Pacific Asiapresents a detailed examination of the underlying issues of urban life in the Far g authorities on globalization and politics in the region cover key themes of continuity and change:relationships between civil society and the production of urban spaces.
Chapters focus on various types of ‘civic spaces’ that provide spaces. Scholars, political leaders, and members of the business community tend to narrowly focus on globalization as an economic phenomenon.
Even critics of globalization focus on the economic dimension of recent transformations of the global system. As a result, little attention has been given to the political responses to globalization. This volume attempts to fill that gap in the literature .