In order to attract investment and tourism, cities are increasingly competing to re-brand themselves as cosmopolitan, and in recent years, cosmopolitanism has become the focus of considerable critical attention in academia. Here, renowned editors and contributors have come together to produce one of the first books to tackle cosmopolitanism from a geographical perspective. Central to the cosmopolitan process is how traditionally marginalized groups have become re-valued and reconstructed as a resource in the eyes of ...

Cosmopolitan Urbanism 2006, Routledge, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780415344920

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Cosmopolitan Urbanism 2005, Routledge, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780415344913