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  • The Global City

    Sassen, Saskia; Sassen,Saskia
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    The Global City

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  • Brick City: Global Icons To Make From Lego

    Elsmore,Warren
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    'Brick City' is a model builder's festival in book form. What lends special distinction to the models is the way they're constructed. Each is made entirely of LEGO bricks! Known for decades as a favorite children's toy, LEGO bricks have entered the...

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    Global Cities (Routledge Library Editions -...

    Anthony D King
    (9644149)

    Since the late 1970s the role of key world cities such as Los Angeles, New York and London as centres of global control and co-ordination has come under increasing scrutiny. This book provides an overview and critique of work on the global context of...

  • Global Cities - Urban Environments In Los...

    Gottlieb,Robert
    (9922415)

    How Los Angeles, Hong Kong, and China deal with such urban environmental issues as ports, goods movement, air pollution, water quality, transportation, and public space.Over the past four decades, Los Angeles, Hong Kong, and key urban regions of...

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    The Global City 2.0 - From Strategic Site to...

    Ljungkvist,Kristin
    (9511734)

    Global cities all over the world are taking on new roles as they increasingly participate directly and independently in international affairs and global politics. So far, surprisingly few studies have analyzed the role of the Global City beyond its...

  • Worlding Cities - Asian Experiments and the...

    Roy,Ananya; Ong,Aihwa
    (9248187)

    Worlding Cities is the first serious examination of Asian urbanism to highlight the connections between different Asian models and practices of urbanization. It includes important contributions from a respected group of scholars across a range of...

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    Governing Global-City Singapore - Legacies...

    Tan,Kenneth Paul
    (9484437)

    This book provides a detailed analysis of how governance in Singapore has evolved since independence to become what it is today, and what its prospects might be in a post-Lee Kuan Yew future. Firstly, it discusses the question of political leadership...

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    Cool Cities - Urban Sovereignty and the Fix...

    Benjamin R.,Barber
    (9779726)

    A pointed argument that cities-not nation-states-can and must take the lead in fighting climate change Climate change is the most urgent challenge we face in an interdependent world where independent nations have grown increasingly unable to...

  • Global Networks, Linked Cities

    Sassen, Saskia
    (580706)

    Global Networks, Linked Cities

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    Global Urban Analysis - A Survey of Cities in...

    Derudder, Ben; Ni,Pengfei; Peter J Taylor
    (8293057)

    Global Urban Analysis provides a unique insight into the contemporary world economy through a focus on cities. It is based upon a large-scale customised data collection on how leading businesses use cities across the world: as headquarter locations,...

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    Cities of Culture - A Global Perspective

    Stevenson,Deborah
    (9820838)

    Culture now has a prominent place on the urban policy and re-profiling agendas of cities around the world. City-based cultural planning emphasising creativity in all its guises has emerged as a significant local policy initiative, while the notion of...

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    Managing Global Risks in the Urban Age -...

    Heng,Yee-kuang
    (9591686)

    The first full-length exposition of what it terms a global city-global risks nexus, this volume crosses disciplinary boundaries to draw upon research from Security Studies; Geography; Sociology; and Urban Studies. Innovative in its approach...

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    Planning Sustainable Cities - Global Report...

    Un-habitat
    (9478987)

    Current urban planning systems are not equipped to deal with the major urban challenges of the twenty-first century, including effects of climate change, resource depletion and economic instability, plus continued rapid urbanization with its negative...

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    Planning Sustainable Cities - Global Report...

    Un-habitat
    (9480211)

    Current urban planning systems are not equipped to deal with the major urban challenges of the twenty-first century, including effects of climate change, resource depletion and economic instability, plus continued rapid urbanization with its negative...

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    Local Dublin - Global Dublin - Public Policy...

    Jacobson,David; Deiric O'apos;Broin
    (9684482)

    This timely volume examines the state of public policy formulation in the Dublin city region and the implications for the key public policy processes and regional stakeholders of ongoing and potential changes in the region's economy and its...

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    The Global City and the Holy City -...

    Fenster,Tovi
    (9584559)

    The Global City & the Holy City explores the local embodied knowledge of women and men of different national, cultural and ethnic identities and age groups, living in London and Jerusalem. Their narratives focus on the three main concepts of Comfort,...

  • Cinema And The City - Film And Urban...

    Shiel,Mark; Fitzmaurice,Tony
    (644489)

    This book brings together the literature of urban sociology and film studies to explore new analytical and theoretical approaches to the relationship between cinema and the city, and to show how these impact on the realities of life in urban...

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    Consuming Cities - The Urban Environment in...

    Gleeson,Brendan; Lidskog,Rolf; Elander,Ingemar
    (9589512)

    This book is about cities as engines of consumption of the world'apos;s environment, and the spread of policies to reduce their impact. It looks at these issues by examining the impact of the Rio Declaration and assesses the extent to which it has...

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    Kansas City, USA Career Guide

    Thompson,Mary Anne
    (2998091)

    From the internationally recognized author and lecturer on the subject of global employment, this book is loaded with city specific career information and resources. Career information and resources for the city of Kansas City, USA including: city...

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    Cities in a Globalizing World - Global Report...

    Un-habitat
    (8317370)

    'apos;The world has entered the urban millennium. Nearly half the world'apos;s people are now city dwellers, and the rapid increase in urban population is expected to continue, mainly in developing countries. This historic transition is being further...

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    Regenerating London - Governance,...

    Imrie,Rob
    (8077352)

    Regenerating London explores latest thinking on urban regeneration in one of the fastest changing world cities. Engaging with social, economic, and political structures of cities, it highlights paradoxes and contradictions in urban policy and offers...

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    Return to the Center - Culture, Public Space,...

    Herzog,Lawrence A.
    (9818542)

    The redesign and revitalization of traditional urban centers is the cutting edge of contemporary urban planning, as evidenced by the intense public and professional attention to the rebuilding of city cores from Berlin to New York City's 'Ground...

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    Singapore Malays - Being Ethnic Minority and...

    Mutalib,Hussin
    (9790025)

    The Malay population makes up Singapore'apos;s three largest ethnic groups. This book presents holistic and extensive analysis of the 'apos;Malay Muslim story'apos; in Singapore. Comprehensively and convincingly argued, the author examines their...

  • Winning Global Markets - How Businesses...

    Kotler,Philip; Kotler,Milton
    (9235094)

    A new marketing paradigm focuses on the concentrated economic power of 600 global cities. 'City-Centered Marketing: Why Local is the Future of Global Business 'is a compelling practical analysis of a new direction of marketing within the context of...

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    The World in Brooklyn - Gentrification,...

    Anderson,Noel S.
    (8301558)

    The World in Brooklyn: Gentrification, Immigration, and Ethnic Politics in a Global City, is a collection of scholarly papers which analyze demographic, social, political, and economic trends that are occurring in Brooklyn. Brooklyn, as the context,...

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    Writing the Global City - Globalisation,...

    Anthony D King
    (9689071)

    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...

  • Re-Living The Global City - Global/Local...

    Eade,John
    (9939084)

    Living the Global City (1996) was a landmark text in the field of Global Studies, offering an analysis of globalization and global/local processes by focussing on specific issues and themes which include community, culture, milieu, socioscapes and...

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    Salt Lake City, USA Career Guide

    Thompson,Mary Anne
    (2998104)

    From the internationally recognized author and lecturer on the subject of global employment, this book is loaded with city specific career information and resources. Career information and resources for the city of Salt Lake City, USA including: city...

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    City States In The Global Economy -...

    Stephen Wing-kai Chiu
    (10122868)

    This is the first serious comparative study of two dynamic Asian city-states that are emerging as key regional?indeed global?cities. Providing both historical comparisons and analyses of contemporary issues, the authors consider the patterns,...

  • Reinventing Los Angeles - Nature And...

    Gottlieb,Robert
    (9921889)

    Describes how water politics, cars and freeways, and immigration and globalization have shaped Los Angeles, and how innovative social movements are working to make a more livable and sustainable city.Los Angeles--the place without a sense of place,...

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  • Networked Disease - Emerging Infections In...

    Keil,Roger; Ali,S Harris
    (9247529)

    A collection of writings by leading experts and newer researchers on the SARS outbreak and its relation to infectious disease management in progressively global and urban societies. Presents original contributions by scholars from seven countries on...

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    Lost Youth in the Global City: Class, Culture...

    Dillabough,Jo-Anne; Kennelly, Jacqueline
    (3446148)

    What does it mean to be young, to be economically disadvantaged, and to be subject to constant surveillance both from the formal agencies of the state and from the informal challenge of competing youth groups? What is life like for young people...

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    Urban Future 21: A Global Agenda for...

    Hall,Peter; Pfeiffer,Ulrich
    (5439523)

    Prepared for the World Commission on Twenty-First Century Urbanization Conference in Berlin in July 2000. This book is an entirely new and comprehensive review of the state of world urban development at the millennium and a forecast of the main...

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    Virginia Climate Fever - How Global Warming...

    Nash,Stephen
    (9759563)

    Climate disruption is often discussed on a global scale, affording many a degree of detachment from what is happening in their own backyards. Yet the consequences of global warming are of an increasingly acute and serious nature.In Virginia...

  • Climate Change And Global Energy Security -...

    Brown,Marilyn A; Sovacool,Benjamin K
    (9056590)

    An exploration of commercially available technologies that can enhance energy security and address climate change and public policy options crucial to their adoption.Tackling climate change and improving energy security are two of the twenty-first...

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    Dying to Live - A Story of U.S. Immigration...

    Nevins,Joseph
    (9798218)

    The real story--and human price--of US/Mexico border enforcement.

  • City Making And Global Labor Regimes -...

    Ceccagno,Antonella
    (9955368)

    This book investigates the success story of the fast fashion industry--mainly owned by Chinese migrants--in Prato, Italy. It outlines how Prato has become the center of a value chain stretching from suppliers in China and Turkey all the way to buyers...

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  • Airport Cities 21 - The New Global Transport...

    Conway,H. Mckinley
    (4262610)

    Which major airports will dominate the world air transport system in the early 21st century? The author looks at new airports at Denver, Osaka, Hong Kong, and Munich and discusses their impact on global development. Also, the book discusses site...

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  • Shanghai Nightscapes - A Nocturnal Biography...

    Farrer, James; Field,Andrew David
    (9414968)

    The pulsing beat of its nightlife has long drawn travelers to the streets of Shanghai, where the night scene is a crucial component of the city s image as a global metropolis. In Shanghai Nightscapes, sociologist James Farrer and historian Andrew...

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  • Shanghai Nightscapes - A Nocturnal Biography...

    Farrer, James
    (9414966)

    The pulsing beat of its nightlife has long drawn travelers to the streets of Shanghai, where the night scene is a crucial component of the city's image as a global metropolis. In Shanghai Nightscapes, sociologist James Farrer and historian Andrew...

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  • NEW YORK CITY: GLOBAL BEAT / VARIOUS

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    NEW YORK CITY: GLOBAL BEAT / VARIOUS

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  • Historical Studies Of Urban America...

    Nightingale,Carl H
    (9415477)

    When we think of segregation, what often comes to mind is apartheid South Africa, or the American South in the age of Jim Crow two societies fundamentally premised on the concept of the separation of the races. But as Carl H. Nightingale shows us in...

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