Chapter 11. The Global City

  1. David Nugent and
  2. Joan Vincent
  1. Saskia Sassen

Published Online: 17 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470693681.ch11

A Companion to the Anthropology of Politics

A Companion to the Anthropology of Politics

How to Cite

Sassen, S. (2008) The Global City, in A Companion to the Anthropology of Politics (eds D. Nugent and J. Vincent), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470693681.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631229728

Online ISBN: 9780470693681

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Keywords:

  • global city;
  • digitization;
  • sub-national components;
  • economic globalization;
  • cross-border networks

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Recovering Place in The Analysis Of Globalization

  • The Global City: Introducing a Concept

  • The Less Visible Localizations of the Global

  • A Space of Power and Empowerment

  • Conclusion

  • References

  • Suggested Further Reading