The Global City: New York, London, Tokyo

The Global City by Saskia Sassen (Princeton University Press, 1991) is a seminal study about the development of the New York, London and Tokyo into the megacentres of global economy.

The copy in stock is in good condition. The binding is in good shape and the pages are clean. There’s only some minor shelf wear on the covers.

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The Global City: New York, London, Tokyo by Saskia Sassen is a seminal geographic and sociological study about the development of the title cities into the megacentres of global economy. The book was published by Princeton University Press in 1991. Saskia Sassen (b. 1947) is a sociologist and the Professor of Urban Planning at Columbia University.

The contents of the book are divided into three parts: 1) The geography and composition of globalization; 2) The economic order of the global city; and 3) The social order of the global city. There are no images per se, but plenty of tables that demonstrate the development from various angles.

The copy in stock is in good condition. The binding is in good shape and the pages are clean. There’s only some minor shelf wear on the covers.

Weight 569 g
Dimensions 23.5 × 15.5 × 2.5 cm
Author(s)

Saskia Sassen

Publisher

Princeton University Press

Publishing year

1991

Language

Images

tables

Binding

Softcover

Condition

Number of pages

397

ISBN

0-691-02567-3