New State Spaces: Urban Governance and the Rescaling of StatehoodBrenner, Neil
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, UK, 2004.
ISBN: 0191533580 ISBN13: 9780191533587 DDC: 320.1 LCC: JA66
Summary:Neil Brenner has in the past few years made a major impact on the
ways in which we understand the changing political geographies of the
modern state. Simultaneously analyzing the restructuring of urban
governance and the transformation of national states under
globalizing capitalism, 'New State Spaces' is a mature and
sophisticated analysis of broad interdisciplinary interest, making
this a highly significant contribution to the subject. -; In this
synthetic, interdisciplinary work, Neil Brenner develops a new
interpretation of the transformation of statehood under contemporary
Notes:Acknowledgements; Contents; List of Boxes; List of Figures; List of
Maps; Abbreviations and Acronyms; 1. Introduction: Cities, States,
and the 'Explosion of Spaces'; 2. The Globalization Debates: Opening
up to New Spaces?; 3. The State Spatial Process under Capitalism: A
Framework for Analysis; 4. Urban Governance and the Nationalization
of State Space: Political Geographies of Spatial Keynesianism; 5.
Interlocality Competition as a State Project: Urban Locational Policy
and the Rescaling of State Space; 6. Alternative Rescaling Strategies
and the Future of New State Spaces; References; Index.
Electronic reproduction.Available via World Wide Web.
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LCC Number: JA66
Book Details:Language: eng
Physical Description: 372 p.
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