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Author Florida, Richard L, author
Title Who's your city? : how the creative economy is making where to live the most important decision of your life / Richard Florida
Imprint New York : Basic Books, 2008
book jacket
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 Euro-Am Studies Lib  304.23 F66383 2008    AVAILABLE  -  30500101317678
 人文社會聯圖  GF21 .F56 2009    AVAILABLE    30610020304887
Descript viii, 374 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
1. The question of where -- pt. 1. Why place matters -- 2. Spiky world -- 3. Rise of the mega-region -- 4. The clustering force -- pt. 2. The wealth of place -- 5. The mobile and the rooted -- 6. Where the brains are -- 7. Job-shift -- 8. Superstar cities -- pt. 3. The geography of happiness -- 9. Shiny happy places -- 10. Beyond Maslow's city -- 11. Cities have personalities, too -- pt. 4. Where we live now -- 12. Three big moves -- 13. The young and the restless -- 14. Married with children -- 15. When the kids are gone -- 16. Place yourself -- Acknowledgments -- Appendices -- Notes -- Index
Globalization is not flattening the world; in fact, place is increasingly relevant to the global economy and our individual lives. Who's Your City? offers the first available city rankings by life-stage, rating the best places for singles, families, and empty-nesters to reside.--From amazon.com
Link Online version: Florida, Richard L. Who's your city? New York : Basic Books, ò008 (OCoLC)737725600
Subject Human geography
Human geography -- Economic aspects
Globalization -- Economic aspects
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