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Urban change in comparative perspective: some observations

Town Planning Review (2018), 89, (5), 535–540.

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BAKER, M. and HE, SYLVIA Y. (2018), ‘Understanding urban change in diverse contexts: experiences from Manchester and Hong Kong’, Town Planning Review, 89, 463–65. ‘Understanding urban change in diverse contexts: experiences from Manchester and Hong Kong’ Town Planning Review 89 463 65 Google Scholar

BANERJEE, T. (2008), ‘Urban outcomes of globalization: theory, research, and practice’, Journal of Urban History, 34, 1044–54. ‘Urban outcomes of globalization: theory, research, and practice’ Journal of Urban History 34 1044 54 Google Scholar

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CASTELLS, M. (1996), The Rise of the Network Societies, Malden, MA, Blackwell. The Rise of the Network Societies Google Scholar

CASTELLS, M. (1997), The Power of Identity, Malden, MA, Blackwell. The Power of Identity Google Scholar

DAVIS, M. (1990), Quartz City: Excavating the Future of Los Angeles, New York, Verso. Quartz City: Excavating the Future of Los Angeles Google Scholar

DEAR, M. and FLUSTY, S. (1998), ‘Postmodern urbanism’, Annals of the Association of American Geographers, 88, 50–72. ‘Postmodern urbanism’ Annals of the Association of American Geographers 88 50 72 Google Scholar

HIRSCHMAN, A. O. (1988), The Strategy of Economic Development, Boulder, CO, Westview Press. The Strategy of Economic Development Google Scholar

GRAHAM, S. and SIMON, M. (2001), Splintering Urbanism: Networked Infrastructures, Technological Mobilities, and the Urban Condition, London, Routledge. Splintering Urbanism: Networked Infrastructures, Technological Mobilities, and the Urban Condition Google Scholar

MOLOTCH, H. (1976), ‘The city as a growth machine: towards a political economy of space’, American Journal of Sociology, 82, 309–32. ‘The city as a growth machine: towards a political economy of space’ American Journal of Sociology 82 309 32 Google Scholar

PIZARRO, R., WEI, L., and BANERJEE, T. (2003), ‘Agencies of globalization and third world urban form: a review’, Journal of Planning Literature, 18, 111–30. ‘Agencies of globalization and third world urban form: a review’ Journal of Planning Literature 18 111 30 Google Scholar

ROY, A. (2003), Urban Informality: Transnational Perspectives from the Middle East, Latin America, and South Asia, Boston, MA, Lexington Books. Urban Informality: Transnational Perspectives from the Middle East, Latin America, and South Asia Google Scholar

ROY, A. (2019), ‘Fishbowl City: postcolonial Los Angeles and the philosophy of the urban’, in T. Banerjee and A. Loukaitou-Sideris (eds), Urban Design Companion: A Sequel, London, Routledge, forthcoming. ‘Fishbowl City: postcolonial Los Angeles and the philosophy of the urban’ Urban Design Companion: A Sequel Google Scholar

ROY, A. and ONG, A. (2011), Worlding Cities: Asian Experiments and the Art of Being Global, Malden, MA, Wiley-Blackwell. Worlding Cities: Asian Experiments and the Art of Being Global Google Scholar

SANDERCOCK, L. (1997), Towards Cosmopolis: Planning for Multicultural Cities, New York, Academy Press. Towards Cosmopolis: Planning for Multicultural Cities Google Scholar

SASSEN, S. (1991), Global Cities: New York, London, Tokyo, Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press. Global Cities: New York, London, Tokyo Google Scholar

SASSEN, S. (1999), ‘Globalization and the formation of claims’, in J. Copjec and M. Sorkin (eds), Giving Ground: The Politics of Propinquity, London and New York, Verso, 86–195. ‘Globalization and the formation of claims’ Giving Ground: The Politics of Propinquity 86 195 Google Scholar

SAVITCH, H. V. and KANTOR, P. (2003), Cities in the International Marketplace, Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press. Cities in the International Marketplace Google Scholar

SITES, W. (2003), Remaking New York: Primitive Globalization and the Politics of Urban Community, Minneapolis, University of Minnesota Press. Remaking New York: Primitive Globalization and the Politics of Urban Community Google Scholar

SOJA, E. (1996), Thirdspace: Journeys to Los Angeles and Other Real-and-Imagined Places, New York, Wiley-Blackwell. Thirdspace: Journeys to Los Angeles and Other Real-and-Imagined Places Google Scholar

STIGLITZ, J. E. (2002), Globalization and Its Discontents, New York, W. W. Norton. Globalization and Its Discontents Google Scholar

BAKER, M. and HE, SYLVIA Y. (2018), ‘Understanding urban change in diverse contexts: experiences from Manchester and Hong Kong’, Town Planning Review, 89, 463–65. ‘Understanding urban change in diverse contexts: experiences from Manchester and Hong Kong’ Town Planning Review 89 463 65 Google Scholar

BANERJEE, T. (2008), ‘Urban outcomes of globalization: theory, research, and practice’, Journal of Urban History, 34, 1044–54. ‘Urban outcomes of globalization: theory, research, and practice’ Journal of Urban History 34 1044 54 Google Scholar

BANERJEE. T. and VERMA, N. (2001), ‘Probing the soft metropolis: from Chicago models to Los Angeles metaphors’, Planning Theory and Practice, 2, 133–48. ‘Probing the soft metropolis: from Chicago models to Los Angeles metaphors’ Planning Theory and Practice 2 133 48 Google Scholar

BARBER, B. (2000), ‘Globalization and its discontents’, Los Angeles Times, August 13. ‘Globalization and its discontents’ Los Angeles Times Google Scholar

CASTELLS, M. (1996), The Rise of the Network Societies, Malden, MA, Blackwell. The Rise of the Network Societies Google Scholar

CASTELLS, M. (1997), The Power of Identity, Malden, MA, Blackwell. The Power of Identity Google Scholar

DAVIS, M. (1990), Quartz City: Excavating the Future of Los Angeles, New York, Verso. Quartz City: Excavating the Future of Los Angeles Google Scholar

DEAR, M. and FLUSTY, S. (1998), ‘Postmodern urbanism’, Annals of the Association of American Geographers, 88, 50–72. ‘Postmodern urbanism’ Annals of the Association of American Geographers 88 50 72 Google Scholar

BAKER, M. and HE, SYLVIA Y. (2018), ‘Understanding urban change in diverse contexts: experiences from Manchester and Hong Kong’, Town Planning Review, 89, 463–65. ‘Understanding urban change in diverse contexts: experiences from Manchester and Hong Kong’ Town Planning Review 89 463 65 Google Scholar

BANERJEE, T. (2008), ‘Urban outcomes of globalization: theory, research, and practice’, Journal of Urban History, 34, 1044–54. ‘Urban outcomes of globalization: theory, research, and practice’ Journal of Urban History 34 1044 54 Google Scholar

HIRSCHMAN, A. O. (1988), The Strategy of Economic Development, Boulder, CO, Westview Press. The Strategy of Economic Development Google Scholar

BANERJEE. T. and VERMA, N. (2001), ‘Probing the soft metropolis: from Chicago models to Los Angeles metaphors’, Planning Theory and Practice, 2, 133–48. ‘Probing the soft metropolis: from Chicago models to Los Angeles metaphors’ Planning Theory and Practice 2 133 48 Google Scholar

GRAHAM, S. and SIMON, M. (2001), Splintering Urbanism: Networked Infrastructures, Technological Mobilities, and the Urban Condition, London, Routledge. Splintering Urbanism: Networked Infrastructures, Technological Mobilities, and the Urban Condition Google Scholar

BARBER, B. (2000), ‘Globalization and its discontents’, Los Angeles Times, August 13. ‘Globalization and its discontents’ Los Angeles Times Google Scholar

MOLOTCH, H. (1976), ‘The city as a growth machine: towards a political economy of space’, American Journal of Sociology, 82, 309–32. ‘The city as a growth machine: towards a political economy of space’ American Journal of Sociology 82 309 32 Google Scholar

CASTELLS, M. (1996), The Rise of the Network Societies, Malden, MA, Blackwell. The Rise of the Network Societies Google Scholar

PIZARRO, R., WEI, L., and BANERJEE, T. (2003), ‘Agencies of globalization and third world urban form: a review’, Journal of Planning Literature, 18, 111–30. ‘Agencies of globalization and third world urban form: a review’ Journal of Planning Literature 18 111 30 Google Scholar

CASTELLS, M. (1997), The Power of Identity, Malden, MA, Blackwell. The Power of Identity Google Scholar

ROY, A. (2003), Urban Informality: Transnational Perspectives from the Middle East, Latin America, and South Asia, Boston, MA, Lexington Books. Urban Informality: Transnational Perspectives from the Middle East, Latin America, and South Asia Google Scholar

DAVIS, M. (1990), Quartz City: Excavating the Future of Los Angeles, New York, Verso. Quartz City: Excavating the Future of Los Angeles Google Scholar

ROY, A. (2019), ‘Fishbowl City: postcolonial Los Angeles and the philosophy of the urban’, in T. Banerjee and A. Loukaitou-Sideris (eds), Urban Design Companion: A Sequel, London, Routledge, forthcoming. ‘Fishbowl City: postcolonial Los Angeles and the philosophy of the urban’ Urban Design Companion: A Sequel Google Scholar

DEAR, M. and FLUSTY, S. (1998), ‘Postmodern urbanism’, Annals of the Association of American Geographers, 88, 50–72. ‘Postmodern urbanism’ Annals of the Association of American Geographers 88 50 72 Google Scholar

ROY, A. and ONG, A. (2011), Worlding Cities: Asian Experiments and the Art of Being Global, Malden, MA, Wiley-Blackwell. Worlding Cities: Asian Experiments and the Art of Being Global Google Scholar

HIRSCHMAN, A. O. (1988), The Strategy of Economic Development, Boulder, CO, Westview Press. The Strategy of Economic Development Google Scholar

SANDERCOCK, L. (1997), Towards Cosmopolis: Planning for Multicultural Cities, New York, Academy Press. Towards Cosmopolis: Planning for Multicultural Cities Google Scholar

GRAHAM, S. and SIMON, M. (2001), Splintering Urbanism: Networked Infrastructures, Technological Mobilities, and the Urban Condition, London, Routledge. Splintering Urbanism: Networked Infrastructures, Technological Mobilities, and the Urban Condition Google Scholar

SASSEN, S. (1991), Global Cities: New York, London, Tokyo, Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press. Global Cities: New York, London, Tokyo Google Scholar

MOLOTCH, H. (1976), ‘The city as a growth machine: towards a political economy of space’, American Journal of Sociology, 82, 309–32. ‘The city as a growth machine: towards a political economy of space’ American Journal of Sociology 82 309 32 Google Scholar

SASSEN, S. (1999), ‘Globalization and the formation of claims’, in J. Copjec and M. Sorkin (eds), Giving Ground: The Politics of Propinquity, London and New York, Verso, 86–195. ‘Globalization and the formation of claims’ Giving Ground: The Politics of Propinquity 86 195 Google Scholar

PIZARRO, R., WEI, L., and BANERJEE, T. (2003), ‘Agencies of globalization and third world urban form: a review’, Journal of Planning Literature, 18, 111–30. ‘Agencies of globalization and third world urban form: a review’ Journal of Planning Literature 18 111 30 Google Scholar

SAVITCH, H. V. and KANTOR, P. (2003), Cities in the International Marketplace, Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press. Cities in the International Marketplace Google Scholar

ROY, A. (2003), Urban Informality: Transnational Perspectives from the Middle East, Latin America, and South Asia, Boston, MA, Lexington Books. Urban Informality: Transnational Perspectives from the Middle East, Latin America, and South Asia Google Scholar

SITES, W. (2003), Remaking New York: Primitive Globalization and the Politics of Urban Community, Minneapolis, University of Minnesota Press. Remaking New York: Primitive Globalization and the Politics of Urban Community Google Scholar

ROY, A. (2019), ‘Fishbowl City: postcolonial Los Angeles and the philosophy of the urban’, in T. Banerjee and A. Loukaitou-Sideris (eds), Urban Design Companion: A Sequel, London, Routledge, forthcoming. ‘Fishbowl City: postcolonial Los Angeles and the philosophy of the urban’ Urban Design Companion: A Sequel Google Scholar

SOJA, E. (1996), Thirdspace: Journeys to Los Angeles and Other Real-and-Imagined Places, New York, Wiley-Blackwell. Thirdspace: Journeys to Los Angeles and Other Real-and-Imagined Places Google Scholar

ROY, A. and ONG, A. (2011), Worlding Cities: Asian Experiments and the Art of Being Global, Malden, MA, Wiley-Blackwell. Worlding Cities: Asian Experiments and the Art of Being Global Google Scholar

STIGLITZ, J. E. (2002), Globalization and Its Discontents, New York, W. W. Norton. Globalization and Its Discontents Google Scholar

SANDERCOCK, L. (1997), Towards Cosmopolis: Planning for Multicultural Cities, New York, Academy Press. Towards Cosmopolis: Planning for Multicultural Cities Google Scholar

SASSEN, S. (1991), Global Cities: New York, London, Tokyo, Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press. Global Cities: New York, London, Tokyo Google Scholar

SASSEN, S. (1999), ‘Globalization and the formation of claims’, in J. Copjec and M. Sorkin (eds), Giving Ground: The Politics of Propinquity, London and New York, Verso, 86–195. ‘Globalization and the formation of claims’ Giving Ground: The Politics of Propinquity 86 195 Google Scholar

SAVITCH, H. V. and KANTOR, P. (2003), Cities in the International Marketplace, Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press. Cities in the International Marketplace Google Scholar

SITES, W. (2003), Remaking New York: Primitive Globalization and the Politics of Urban Community, Minneapolis, University of Minnesota Press. Remaking New York: Primitive Globalization and the Politics of Urban Community Google Scholar

SOJA, E. (1996), Thirdspace: Journeys to Los Angeles and Other Real-and-Imagined Places, New York, Wiley-Blackwell. Thirdspace: Journeys to Los Angeles and Other Real-and-Imagined Places Google Scholar

STIGLITZ, J. E. (2002), Globalization and Its Discontents, New York, W. W. Norton. Globalization and Its Discontents Google Scholar

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