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Business Geography and New Real Estate Market Analysis.

Business Geography and New Real Estate Market Analysis.

Grant Ian Thrall

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195076363
eISBN:
9780197560334
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195076363.001.0001
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Urban Geography

This work focuses on integrating land-use location science with the technology of geographic information systems (GIS). The text describes the basic principles of location ... More

Decolonizing the Colonial CityUrbanization and Stratification in Kingston, Jamaica

Decolonizing the Colonial City: Urbanization and Stratification in Kingston, Jamaica

Colin Clarke

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199269815
eISBN:
9780191919312
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199269815.001.0001
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Urban Geography

In this sequel to Kingston, Jamaica: Urban Development and Social Change, 1692 to 1962 (1975) Colin Clarke investigates the role of class, colour, race, and culture in the ... More

Divided CitiesThe Oxford Amnesty Lectures 2003

Divided Cities: The Oxford Amnesty Lectures 2003

Richard Scholar (ed.)

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780192807083
eISBN:
9780191916441
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192807083.001.0001
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Urban Geography

Cities, at their best, are cradles of diversity, opportunity, and citizenship. Why, then, do so many cities today seem scarred by divisions separating the powerful and privileged from the victims ... More

The Icon ProjectArchitecture, Cities, and Capitalist Globalization

The Icon Project: Architecture, Cities, and Capitalist Globalization

Leslie Sklair

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780190464189
eISBN:
9780197559628
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190464189.001.0001
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Urban Geography

In the last quarter century, a new form of iconic architecture has appeared throughout the world's major cities. Typically designed by globe-trotting "starchitects" or by a few ... More

Manufacturing CultureThe Institutional Geography of Industrial Practice

Manufacturing Culture: The Institutional Geography of Industrial Practice

Meric S. Gertler

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198233824
eISBN:
9780191916496
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198233824.001.0001
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Urban Geography

This book presents a new conception of industrial practice and firm behavior. It explains how the cultures that shape the practices of firms and the trajectories of regional and ... More

Naked CityThe Death and Life of Authentic Urban Places

Naked City: The Death and Life of Authentic Urban Places

Sharon Zukin

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195382853
eISBN:
9780197562710
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195382853.001.0001
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Urban Geography

As cities have gentrified, educated urbanites have come to prize what they regard as "authentic" urban life: aging buildings, art galleries, small boutiques, upscale food markets, ... More

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