A tale of three cities : or the glocalization of city management (Book, 2010) [WorldCat.org]
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A tale of three cities : or the glocalization of city management

Author: Barbara Czarniawska
Publisher: Oxford Oxford Univ. Press 2010
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : ReprintedView all editions and formats
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This text is the result of a research project on globalization and the management of cities. Rather than seeing the city as a conurbation, or a location of economic activity, or in terms of  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Czarniawska
ISBN: 9780199252718 0199252718
OCLC Number: 837778049
Awards: Winner of Wihuri International Prize, Board of the Wihuri Foundation in Helsinki, Finland.
Description: 161 Seiten Karten
Contents: 1. Studying Management in a Glocalized City ; 2. 'The European Capital': The Work of Representation in Identity and Alterity Construction ; 3. Traffic and Transport, or the Difficulties of Reframing ; 4. Europeanization: Coercion or Mimesis? ; 5. The Invention of Tradition and Social Memory ; 6. City Management in its Cultural Context ; 7. The Fashionable City
Responsibility: Barbara Czarniawska

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Review from other book by this author A stunningly original invitation for social scientists to rethink their craft and recraft their thinking. Czarniawska ponders the abstract catchwords of Read more...

 
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