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by Josef Gugler

  • ISBN: 0521536855
  • Category: Other
  • Author: Josef Gugler
  • Subcategory: Social Sciences
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  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press (November 15, 2004)
  • Pages: 416 pages
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BombayMumbai globalization inequalities and politics. 328. Johannesburg race inequality and urbanization. About the author (2004). Josef Gugler is Professor of Sociology and Director of the Center for Contemporary African Studies at the University of Connecticut

BombayMumbai globalization inequalities and politics. Josef Gugler is Professor of Sociology and Director of the Center for Contemporary African Studies at the University of Connecticut.

The book represents quite a unique endeavour

The book represents quite a unique endeavour. Given its multidisciplinary approach, it is of interest to a large, not necessarily specialized, audience. By looking at how these developing country cities take part in and are affected by globalization processes, the authors contribute not only to the debate on the local and the global ('globalization'), but they also tell the reader a sometimes fascinating story about these cities. International Affairs Gugler has masterminded a welcome break . .

BombayMumbai globalization inequalities and politics.

Based upon the results of media- popular ‘global city rankings’ produced by several international think tanks, our calculation allowed to reveal global urban hierarchy and identify several subnetworks inside of world cities

Based upon the results of media- popular ‘global city rankings’ produced by several international think tanks, our calculation allowed to reveal global urban hierarchy and identify several subnetworks inside of world cities. It is shown that a typological approach can provide more insights to a role of city as part of WCN from functional and relationships prospective.

Globalization, Development and Inequality. No price given, hardback; £1. 9 paperback ISBN 0 5 hardback ISBN 0 3 paperback. Urban Studies, Vol. 45, Issue.

a b c World Bank Country Study (2004). Inequality And Economic Development In Brazil.

World Cities Beyond the West: Globalization, Development and Inequality, Cambridge University Press, 2004, pp. 202-203. a b World Bank Country Study (2004). World Bank Publications. Retrieved December 5, 2012. a b c World Bank Country Study (2004).

2004 Язык: ENG Иллюстрации: 24 maps 29 tables 11 figures Размер: 2. 9 x 1. 8 x . 4 cm Читательская аудитория: Tertiary education (us: college) Подзаголовок: Globalization, development and inequality Рейтинг: Поставляется из: Англии Описание: This study is the first systematically to cover those cities beyond the core that most clearly can be considered world cities: Bangkok, Cairo, Hong Kong, Jakarta, Johannesburg, Mexico City, Moscow, Mumbai, Sao Paulo, Seoul, Shanghai, and Singapore.

Providing an original perspective on world cities and the impact of globalization upon them, leading authorities contribute to this dedicated study of major cities in countries outside the industrialized West: Bangkok, Mumbai, Cairo, Hong Kong, Jakarta, Johannesburg, Mexico City, Moscow, Sao Paulo, Seoul, Shanghai and Singapore. All play important global and regional roles, and the contributors compare their historical paths to their present world positions and problems.

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