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Second Cities - a book by Hodos, Jerome I.

Second Cities

Globalization and Local Politics in Manchester and Philadelphia

Second Cities( )
Author: Hodos, Jerome I.
Series title:Urban Life, Landscape and Policy Ser.
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Temple University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $29.95
Book Description:

Manchester, England, and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, are what sociologist Jerome Hodos calls second cities--viable alternatives to well-known global cities such as London and New York. In Second Cities, Hodos provides a thought-provoking, comparative look at these cities as he considers how Manchester and Philadelphia have confronted problems of globalization over the past two centuries.

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Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Sociology / Urban
Political Science / Globalization
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 18 Inches

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