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The Resource Welcome to the urban revolution : how cities are changing the world, Jeb Brugmann

Welcome to the urban revolution : how cities are changing the world, Jeb Brugmann

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Welcome to the urban revolution : how cities are changing the world
Title
Welcome to the urban revolution
Title remainder
how cities are changing the world
Statement of responsibility
Jeb Brugmann
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author argues that urban locations are ideal for technological, economic, and social innovation
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323050
Cataloging source
DLC
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1957-
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Brugmann, Jeb
Dewey number
307.1/16
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HT361
LC item number
.B78 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Urbanization
  • Cities and towns
  • City planning
  • Urban policy
Target audience
adult
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how cities are changing the world
Label
Welcome to the urban revolution : how cities are changing the world, Jeb Brugmann
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-330) and index
Contents
Look again : a view from the expanding edge of the global city -- The improbable life of an urban patch : deciphering the hidden logic of global urban growth -- The great migration : the rise of homo urbanis -- Anatomy of urban revolution : the inevitable democracy of the city -- The tyrants' demise : the irrepressible economics of urban association -- What we can learn from the way that migrants build their cities : buildings, city models, and citysystems -- The final phase : two billion new city dwellers in search of a new urbanism -- Cities of crisis : sources of global vulnerability -- Great opportunities cities : stuck in negotiation -- A planet transformed : urban ecosystem or global dystopia? -- The strategic city : from global burden to global solution -- Designing the ecosystem : a new city rises on the Serra do Mar plateau -- Building local culture : reclaiming the streets of Gràcia District, Barcelona -- Governing the entrepreneurial city : local markets and the resurgence of Chicago -- Cocreating the citysystem : toward a world of urban regimes
Control code
ocn273818505
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
x, 342 p.
Isbn
9781596915664
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008046952
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)273818505
Label
Welcome to the urban revolution : how cities are changing the world, Jeb Brugmann
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-330) and index
Contents
Look again : a view from the expanding edge of the global city -- The improbable life of an urban patch : deciphering the hidden logic of global urban growth -- The great migration : the rise of homo urbanis -- Anatomy of urban revolution : the inevitable democracy of the city -- The tyrants' demise : the irrepressible economics of urban association -- What we can learn from the way that migrants build their cities : buildings, city models, and citysystems -- The final phase : two billion new city dwellers in search of a new urbanism -- Cities of crisis : sources of global vulnerability -- Great opportunities cities : stuck in negotiation -- A planet transformed : urban ecosystem or global dystopia? -- The strategic city : from global burden to global solution -- Designing the ecosystem : a new city rises on the Serra do Mar plateau -- Building local culture : reclaiming the streets of Gràcia District, Barcelona -- Governing the entrepreneurial city : local markets and the resurgence of Chicago -- Cocreating the citysystem : toward a world of urban regimes
Control code
ocn273818505
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
x, 342 p.
Isbn
9781596915664
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008046952
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)273818505

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