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

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

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...


(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


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


Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

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...

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.