Journals Higher Education



Published: 29 August 2002

272 Pages | 9 Illustrations, black & white

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719058882

Bookseller Code (06)


City of Revolution

Restructuring Manchester

Jamie Peck and Kevin Ward

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Provides a critical account of one of Europe's most celebrated examples of urban transformation, getting beneath the hype to ask what has really changed in the 'new' Manchester The first comprehensive account of contemporary political and economic change in Manchester Explores the costs and consequences of making the transition from an industrial to a post-industrial or 'entrepreneurial' city, with broad implications for other major cities

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