Remaking New York: Primitive Globalization and the Politics of Urban Community

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Inequality increases, instability grows, communities fragment: this is the fate of a city in the wake of globalization--but is globalization really the cause? Proposing a new perspective on politics, globalization, and the city, this provocative book argues that such urban problems result in part from U.S. policies that can be changed. William Sites develops the concept of primitive globalization, identifying a pattern of reactive politics--ad hoc measures to subsidize business, displace the urban poor, and dismantle the ...

Remaking New York: Primitive Globalization and the Politics of Urban Community 2003, University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, MN

ISBN-13: 9780816641567

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Remaking New York: Primitive Globalization and the Politics of Urban Community 2003, University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, MN

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