Logo

Globalization and the City: Two Connected Phenomena in Past and Present

Small book cover: Globalization and the City: Two Connected Phenomena in Past and Present

Globalization and the City: Two Connected Phenomena in Past and Present
by

Publisher: Innsbruck University Press
ISBN-13: 9783902811967
Number of pages: 221

Description:
This book is dedicated to contribute to the still underdeveloped but growing literature connecting the history of cities worldwide and their relation to global processes. The authors do so from various disciplinary backgrounds and by referring to different times and places.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(4.4MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Aging and the MacroeconomyAging and the Macroeconomy
- National Academies Press
This book presents the fundamental factors driving the ageing of the U.S. population, as well as its societal implications and likely long-term macroeconomic effects. It offers four practical approaches for adapting to the new economic landscape.
(2631 views)
Book cover: Introduction to Social Network MethodsIntroduction to Social Network Methods
by - University of California, Riverside
The authors' goal in preparing this book is to provide a very basic introduction to the core ideas of social network analysis, and how these ideas are implemented in the methodologies that many social network analysts use.
(9124 views)
Book cover: Alternate Reality Games For Behavioral and Social Science ResearchAlternate Reality Games For Behavioral and Social Science Research
by - ETC Press
Alternate reality games may be able to fill gaps left by traditional studies in the behavioral and social sciences. This book examines the potential strengths of ARG-based social science research and the challenges that remain to be overcome ...
(1855 views)
Book cover: The Counter-Revolution of ScienceThe Counter-Revolution of Science
by - Free Press
A group of thinkers concluded that an elite of social scientists should assume direct control of social life. The Counter-Revolution of Science is Nobel Laureate Friedrich Hayek's forceful attack on this abuse of reason.
(7217 views)