Unsettling Cities: Movement/Settlement

January 30, 2000|
Unsettling Cities: Movement/Settlement by JOHN ALLEN
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This text examines the global nature of cities - cities whose openness has shaped their dynamism and character.
It explores cities as sites of movement, migration and settlement where different peoples, cultures and environments combine.Unsettling Citiesexplores the mix of proximity and difference that exists in the rich and diverse texture of city life. The contributors reveal the association between the changing fortunes of cities and the power and influence of global networks.
John Allen is Senior Lecturer in Economic Geography at The Open University. His recent publictions includeA Shrinking World?(1995, co-edited with Chris Hamnett) andRethinking the Region(1998, with Doreen Masssey and Alan Cochrane)Doreen Massey is Professor of Geography at The Open University. She is co-founder and joint...
Title:Unsettling Cities: Movement/SettlementFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:368 pages, 9.69 X 7.44 X 0.8 inShipping dimensions:368 pages, 9.69 X 7.44 X 0.8 inPublished:30 janvier 2000Publisher:RoutledgeLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415200725

ISBN - 13:9780415200721

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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