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The global city : New York, London, Tokyo

Author: Saskia Sassen
Publisher: Princeton (New Jersey) : Princeton University Press, [1991]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This classic work chronicles how New York, London, and Tokyo became command centers for the global economy and in the process underwent a series of massive and parallel changes. What distinguishes Sassen's theoretical framework is the emphasis on the formation of cross-border dynamics through which these cities and the growing number of other global cities begin to form strategic transnational networks. All the core  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Saskia Sassen
ISBN: 0691025673 9780691025674 0691078661 9780691078663
OCLC Number: 642425264
Notes: Índice.
Description: XVI, 397 p. ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Saskia Sassen.

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The author explores the parallel changes that have occurred in New York City since the late 1970s and in both London and Tokyo since the 1980s, in terms of transforming these urban centres into  Read more...

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"[A] high-powered and at times horrific book. [Sassen] shows how dangerously city life has been affected by the influx of employees of the multinational firms which move into major cities, and Read more...

 
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