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Author Saunier, Pierre-Yves
Title Another global city [electronic resource] : historical explorations into the transnational municipal moment, 1850-2000 / Pierre-Yves Saunier and Shane Ewen
Imprint Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008
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Note In the Precincts of the Global City: The Transnational Network of Municipal Affairs in Mebourne, Australia at the End of the Nineteenth Century / Andrew Brown-May * Mediterranean Connections: The Circulation ofMunicipal Knowledge and Practices at the Time of the Ottoman Reforms, c. 1830-1910 / Nora Lafi * Pacific Crossings: Transnational Urban Progressivism in the Twentieth Century / Jefferey Hanes* A City in a World of Cities: The Involvement of Lyon in the International Union of Local Authorities (1913-1940) and in Eurocities (1986-2006) / Renaud Payre andPierre-Yves Saunier * Sellingthe City-State: Planning and Housing in Singapore, 1945-1990 / Nancy H. Kwak * "Transnational Municipalism" in a Europe of Second Cities: Rebuilding Birmingham with Municipal Networks / Shane Ewen * Mayor Edward I. Koch and New York's Municipal Foreign Policy 1977-1990 / Jonathan Soffer * The Municipal Making of Transnational Networks: A Case Study of Montreal's Twinning with Shanghai / Yon Hsu *Latin American Municipalities in Transnational Networks: ReformingMunicipal Government in Rosario (Argentina) and Montevideo (Uruguay) in the 1990s / Silvia Robin and Sebastian Velut * Lost in Translation?: Mapping, Moulding, and Managing the "Transnational Municipal Moment" / Shane Ewen * The Study of Municpal Connections / Marjatta Hietala
Electronic reproduction. Basingstoke, England : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009. Mode of access:World Wide Web. System requirements: Web browser. Title from title screen (viewed on Mar. 3, 2009). Access may berestricted to users at subscribing institutions
This collection uses the transnational activities of municipal urbangovernments to historicize the origins and development of the global city, focusing on how urban problems were addressed withconcepts that emerged from the "world in between" nations and cities
Link Original 9780230606630 0230606636 (OCoLC)231883835
Subject Municipal government -- History -- 19th century
Municipal government -- History -- 20th century
Globalization -- Political aspects
International relations and culture
Electronic books. local
Alt Author Ewen, Shane
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