"Global Cities" and "Globalization" in East Asia: Empirical Realities and Conceptual Questions

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Smith, David; Timberlake, Michael;
  • Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
  • Subject: democratic politics | economics | social studies

For most of the Twentieth Century, East Asia was among the least urbanized parts of the world; now it is a region where cities are growing the most rapidly and becoming increasingly important centers regionally and in terms of the global urban hierarchy. Tokyo is unque... View more
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