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Published: 20 November 2008

198 Pages | 8 halftone illustrations and 15 tables


ISBN: 9780199549306

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Social Economy of the Metropolis

Cognitive-Cultural Capitalism and the Global Resurgence of Cities

Allen J. Scott

  • Pioneering theoretical statement on urbanization from one of the world's leading thinkers on modern cities.
  • Important critical insight into the debate around 'creative cities' and the 'creative economy'
  • Examines the impact of globalization on cities
  • Broad appeal across the social sciences

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