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By John Logan, Todd Swanstrom

ISBN-10: 0877227330

ISBN-13: 9780877227335

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This ebook demanding situations the inspiration that there's a unmarried, international technique of monetary restructuring to which towns needs to put up. The reports during this quantity examine city improvement within the usa, Western Europe, and Japan, demonstrating that there's major kind in city monetary restructuring. The members emphasize that the industrial forces remodeling towns from business concentrations to submit business provider facilities don't exist except politics: all realms are seriously concerned with the restructuring technique. John R. Logan is Professor of Sociology on the country college of recent York at Albany. Todd Swanstrom is affiliate Professor of Political technological know-how on the country college of recent York at Albany and the writer of "The difficulty of progress Politics: Cleveland, Kucinich, and the problem of city Populism (Temple)".

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Gurr, Ted Robert, and Desmond S. King. 1987. The State and the City. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Hall, Peter. 1985. " In High Technology, Space, and Society, ed. Manuel Castells. : Sage. Copyrighted Material Urban Restructuring 23 Hambleton, Robin. 1989. " Urban Affairs Quarterly 24(31:359-88. Harvey, David. 1989. The Urban Experience. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. Headey, Bruce. 1978. Housing Policy in the Developed Economy. New York: St. Martin's. Hicks, Donald A. 1982.

London: Lawrence and Wishart. Granovetter, Mark. 1985. oumal of Sociology 91(3):481-5 lO. Gurr, Ted Robert, and Desmond S. King. 1987. The State and the City. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Hall, Peter. 1985. " In High Technology, Space, and Society, ed. Manuel Castells. : Sage. Copyrighted Material Urban Restructuring 23 Hambleton, Robin. 1989. " Urban Affairs Quarterly 24(31:359-88. Harvey, David. 1989. The Urban Experience. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. Headey, Bruce. 1978.

Beauregard (1989al accounts for the variety of urban outcomes by arguing that economic restructuring takes place in a highly uneven and fragmented manner across time and space. But he still argues that underlying this variety is a global process of economic restructuring. We take a different approach, arguing, on the basis of outcomes, that there is no such unified global process. 4. For a related argument, see Granovetter (19 8 51. 5. For citations on this point, see Doeringer, Terkla, and Topakian (1988,8).

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