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A Shrinking World?

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Series: The Shape of the World Volume: 2

Edited By: J Allen and C Hammett

264 pages, Figs, tabs, maps

Oxford University Press

Paperback | Apr 1995 | #46197 | ISBN: 0198741871
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Hardback | Dec 1995 | #46195 | ISBN: 0198741863
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About this book

Analyses the processes of globalization.


Contents

PREFACE; INTRODUCTION; 1. Annihilating space?: the speed-up of communications; 2. Corssing borders: footloose multinationals?; 3. Controlling space: global cities; 4. Dirty connections: transnational pollution; 5. Consuming spaces: global tourism; 6. Uneven worlds; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; INDEX

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