Faculty Book: Sharon Zukin And Philip Kasinitz
Sharon Zukin, Philip Kasinitz, and Xiangming Chen
Global Cities, Local Streets: Everyday Diversity from New York to Shanghai
Global Cities, Local Streets: Everyday Diversity from New York to Shanghai, a cutting-edge text/ethnography, reports on the rapidly expanding field of global, urban studies through a unique pairing of six teams of urban researchers from around the world. The authors present shopping streets from each city – New York, Shanghai, Amsterdam, Berlin, Toronto, and Tokyo – how they have changed over the years, and how they illustrate globalization embedded in local communities. This is an ideal addition to courses in urbanization, consumption, and globalization.
Sharon Zukin is Professor of Sociology at Brooklyn College and the Graduate Center.
Philip Kasinitz is Presidential Professor in the doctoral program of Sociology at the Graduate Center.
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Submitted on: APR 27, 2017
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