The Resource Global cities : post-imperialism and the internationalization of London, Anthony D. King

Global cities : post-imperialism and the internationalization of London, Anthony D. King

Label
Global cities : post-imperialism and the internationalization of London
Title
Global cities
Title remainder
post-imperialism and the internationalization of London
Statement of responsibility
Anthony D. King
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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 metropolitan growth, world city formation and the theory it has generated. Suggesting 'post-imperialism' as the most appropriate framework for analysis, the author demonstrates the extent to which urban and regional development, both in Britain and elsewhere, were linked to a colonial mode of production, and highlights the effects of its disappear
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
301.363
Index
no index present
LC call number
HT371
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Routledge library editions : economic geography
Series volume
v. 5
Label
Global cities : post-imperialism and the internationalization of London, Anthony D. King
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Original Title Page; Original Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Dedication; List of Tables; Preface; Acknowledgements; Part One Cities and the World-Economy; 1. Introduction: Cities and the World-Economy; 2. World-City Formation: An Overview of Recent Research; 3. World Cities, Colonial Cities: Connections and Comparisons; 4. World Cities and Colonial Urban Development: Hypotheses andTheories; Part Two Imperial City: World City: Colonial City; 5. Dependent Metropolis: Physical and Social Aspects of London's Rolein The World-Economy; Appendices
  • NotesSelect bibliography; Name index
Control code
ocn905854000
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781138885356
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34552236
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)905854000
  • ebl1317504178

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