Another Global City: Historical Explorations Into the Transnational Municipal Moment, 1850-2000
Pierre-Yves Saunier, Shane Ewen
Palgrave Macmillan, Jul 15, 2008 - History - 242 pages
This collection uses the transnational activities of municipal urban governments to historicize the origins and development of the global city, focusing on how urban problems were addressed with concepts that emerged from the "world in between" nations and cities.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
The Circulation of
Pacific Crossings? Urban Progressivism in Modern Japan
7 other sections not shown
Other editions - View all
Another Global City: Historical Explorations into the Transnational ...
Limited preview - 2008
Another Global City: Historical Explorations Into the Transnational ...
Pierre-Yves Saunier,Shane Ewen
No preview available - 2008
activities actors administrative agenda American autonomy Barcelona Birmingham City Council Bourque British capital central chapter Chinese circulation city's committee competition connections context cultural economic Eurocities Europe European Cities example exchange experience funds global city Herriot historians housing Ibid ideas imperial important industrial infrastructure innovations institutions Interview with author Istanbul Japan Japanese Koch Koch's London Lyon Lyon's Manuel Castells Marjatta Hietala mayor megacities Meiji leaders Melbourne Melbourne's ment metropolitan modern Montevideo Montreal municipal associations municipal foreign policy municipal government municipal reforms municipal urban governments nation-state officials old-regime organization Osaka Ottoman Empire participation Pierre-Yves Saunier planning political Porto Alegre practices problems progressivism projects regime regional relationship role Rosario Saskia Sassen Seki Shanghai Singapore Singaporean social strategy street structure Tanzimat tion Tokyo town transformed transnational municipalism transnational networks twentieth century University Press urban governance Urban History Western world city York