Publisher description for Urban world/global city / David Clark.

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This second edition has been extensively updated and referenced. Each chapter includes sets of learning objectives, annotated readings, and topics for discussion. Well-illustrated throughout, it will be essential reading for students of Geography, Sociology and Development Studies and all who seek an understanding of how the urban world has evolved and how it will change in the twenty-first century.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Cities and towns.
Sociology, Urban.