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Global Networks, Linked Cities: The Politics of Theorizing Filipino and Filipino American Identities Saskia Sassen

Global Networks, Linked Cities: The Politics of Theorizing Filipino and Filipino American Identities

Saskia Sassen

Published March 29th 2002
ISBN : 9780415931625
Hardcover
368 pages
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In her book The Global City, Saskia Sassen argued that certain cities in the post-industrial world have become central nodes in the new service economy, strategic sites for the acceleration of capital and information flows as well as spaces ofMoreIn her book The Global City, Saskia Sassen argued that certain cities in the post-industrial world have become central nodes in the new service economy, strategic sites for the acceleration of capital and information flows as well as spaces of increasing socio-economic polarization. One effect has been that such cities have gained in importance and power relative to nation-states.