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Global city-regions

Global city-regions

trends, theory, policy

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Published by Oxford University Press in Cambridge, UK, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Metropolitan areas,
  • Cities and towns -- Growth,
  • Globalization

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Allen J. Scott.
    ContributionsScott, Allen John.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT330 .G554 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 467 p. :
    Number of Pages467
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15577958M
    ISBN 100198297998, 0199252300
    LC Control Number00060699
    OCLC/WorldCa44676118


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