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Cities in a World Economy

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ISBN-10: 0761986669

ISBN-13: 9780761986669

Edition: 2nd 2000 (Revised)

Authors: Saskia Sassen

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Cities in a World Economy examines global economic restructuring and its impact on the social structures of cities. It considers the extent to which the developments of the 1990s have reinforced the patterns and shows the growth of inequality.
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List price: $35.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: SAGE Publications, Incorporated
Publication date: 2/15/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 200
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.682
Language: English

Areas of Research Computer-mediated communication (CMC) and the Internet; information exchange via CMC; online communities; e-learning; social network analysis; collaboration; social informatics; community informaticsSaskia Sassen is the Robert S. Lynd Professor of Sociology and Co-Chair, The Committee on Global Thought, Columbia University ( She is the author of Territory, Authority, Rights: From Medieval to Global Assemblages (Princeton 2008), A Sociology of Globalization (WWNorton 2007), the edited Deciphering the Globa: Its Spaces, Scales and Subjects (Routledge 2007), and The Global City. Her books have been translated into 22 languages. She is the editor of the…    

Place and Production in the Global Economy
The Urban Impact of Economic Globalization
New Inequalities among Cities
The New Urban Economy
The Intersection of Global Processes and Place
Issues and Case Studies in the New Urban Economy
The New Inequalities within Cities
A New Geography of Centres and Margins
Summary and Implications