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The City in comparative perspective

Cross-national research and new directions in theory

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Published by distributed by Halsted Press .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsJohn Walton (Other Contributor), Louis H. Masotti (Other Contributor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages317
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7596653M
ISBN 100470152176
ISBN 109780470152171

Publication Type: Book Section Additional Information: This is a draft of a chapter that has been accepted for publication by Oxford University Press in the forthcoming book Assy, R. and Higgins, A. (Eds.), Principles, Procedure, and Justice: Essays in Honour of Adrian Zuckerman due for publication in This book seeks to redress the balance using Liverpool, a city neither recognized as "global" or "postmodern", as its focus. Although Liverpool is the central theme of the book, it gives an informed comparative overview of the city in a worldwide awordathought.com: Taschenbuch.

“The graphics in the book are extremely reader-friendly. The language is clear and easy for students to follow. Instructor resources are quite helpful (and a key part of my decision-making). Overall, this is the best comparative politics text for undergrads that I have found. Book Section Additional Information: C. Matos, Public service broadcasting and media reform in Brazil in comparative perspective, , Palgrave Macmillan reproduced with permission of Palgrave Macmillan. This extract is taken from the author's original manuscript and has not been awordathought.com: Carolina Matos.

Although this book can at times be dull and tough to read (because of the author's writing style and the length of each chapter), Orum and Chen provide an easy-to-follow analysis of theories in urbanism and show the importance of placeness in cities. It is a very useful book for understanding urbanism from a sociological perspective/5. However, divided government occurs much more widely in other presidential systems and is the equivalent of minority government in parliamentary regimes. This book examines the frequency, causes, and management of divided government in a comparative context, identifying the similarities and differences between various countries around the world.


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