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Informational City: Economic Restructuring and the Urban Regional

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The cities and the regions of the world are being transformed under the combined impact of a restructuring of the capitalist system and a technological revolution. This is the thesis of this book, now in paperback. Castells not only brings together an impressive array of evidence to support it but puts forward a new body of theory to explain it. He analyzes the interaction ...more
Hardcover, 402 pages
Published January 1st 1989 by Blackwell Publishers
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city spatial organizations in information society 2 6 Jun 13, 2010 11:35PM  
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Castells is a sociologist especially associated with information society and communication research.
The 2000–09 research survey of the Social Sciences Citation Index ranks him as the world’s fifth most-cited social science scholar, and the foremost-cited communication scholar.
More about Manuel Castells...
The Rise of the Network Society: The Information Age: Economy, Society and Culture, Volume I The Power of Identity: The Information Age: Economy, Society and Culture, Volume II The Internet Galaxy: Reflections on the Internet, Business, and Society Communication Power End of Millennium: The Information Age: Economy, Society and Culture , Volume III

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