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Product Description: In 2008 for the first time the majority of the planet's inhabitants lived in cities and towns. Becoming globally urban has been one of mankind's greatest collective achievements over time, and raises many questions. How did global city systems evolve and interact in the past? How have historic urban patterns impacted on those of the contemporary world? And what were the key drivers in the roller-coaster of urban change over the millennia - market forces such as trade and industry, rulers and governments, competition and collaboration between cities, or the urban environment and demographic forces? This pioneering comparative work by leading scholars drawn from a range of disciplines offers the first detailed comparative study of urban development from ancient times to the present day...read more
By Peter Clark (editor)

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9780199589531 | Oxford Univ Pr, April 6, 2013, cover price $175.00 | About this edition: In 2008 for the first time the majority of the planet's inhabitants lived in cities and towns.

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9780198779377 | Oxford Univ Pr, July 5, 2016, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: In 2008 for the first time the majority of the planet's inhabitants lived in cities and towns.

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Product Description: For courses in Urban Sociology A comprehensive overview of classic and contemporary urban sociology. Cities and Urban Life provides an introduction to the study of urban environments around the world. Using an approach that is multidisciplinary but fundamentally sociological, authors John Macionis and Vincent Parrillo help students see how cities have evolved over time, how cities reflect culture, and where the urban story may take us next...read more

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9780132260404 | 4th edition (Prentice Hall, May 4, 2006), cover price $119.80 | About this edition: Cities and Urban Life, authored by two of the best-known textbook writers in the field, provides a comprehensive introduction to urban sociology, urban anthropology, and urban studies courses.
9780131113954 | 3 sub edition (Prentice Hall, June 1, 2003), cover price $96.20 | About this edition: Authored by two of the best-known writers in the field, this third edition of Cities and Urban Life provides a comprehensive introduction to urban sociology, urban anthropology, and urban studies.
9780130884169 | 2nd edition (Prentice Hall, June 1, 2000), cover price $72.00 | About this edition: Cities and Urban Life, authored by two of the best known textbook writers in the field, provides a comprehensive introduction to urban sociology, urban anthropology, and urban studies.
9780137363230 | Prentice Hall, May 1, 1998, cover price $63.00 | also contains Counseling and Spirituality: Integrating Spiritual and Clinical Orientations | About this edition: While primarily sociological in operation, this work is multidisciplinary exploration of cities and urban life.

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9780133869804 | 7 edition (Prentice Hall, January 16, 2016), cover price $166.80 | About this edition: For courses in Urban Sociology A comprehensive overview of classic and contemporary urban sociology.
9780205206377 | 6 edition (Prentice Hall, August 2, 2012), cover price $166.80 | About this edition: A comprehensive introduction to urban sociology   Cities and Urban Life, written by two of the best-known authors in the field, provides a comprehensive introduction to urban sociology, urban anthropology and urban studies.
9780205902583 | 6 pck pap/ edition (Prentice Hall, July 25, 2012), cover price $175.47 | About this edition: A comprehensive introduction to urban sociology Cities and Urban Life, written by two of the best-known authors in the field, provides a comprehensive introduction to urban sociology, urban anthropology and urban studies.
9780205741045 | Gardners Books, June 28, 2009, cover price $53.35
9780205645336 | 5th edition (Prentice Hall, May 29, 2009), cover price $138.80 | About this edition: Cities and Urban Life, authored by two of the best-known textbook writers in the field, provides a comprehensive introduction to urban sociology, urban anthropology, and urban studies courses.

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Product Description: Drawing on a body of research covering primarily Europe and the Americas, but stretching also to Asia and Africa, from the mid-eighteenth century to the present, this book explores the methodological and heuristic implications of studying cities in relation to one another...read more
By Rebecca Madgin (editor)

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9781472434791 | Ashgate Pub Co, February 8, 2016, cover price $124.95 | About this edition: Drawing on a body of research covering primarily Europe and the Americas, but stretching also to Asia and Africa, from the mid-eighteenth century to the present, this book explores the methodological and heuristic implications of studying cities in relation to one another.

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Product Description: The City: A World History tells the story of the rise and development of urban centers from ancient times to the twenty-first century. It begins with the establishment of the first cities in the Near East in the fourth millennium BCE, and goes on to examine urban growth in the Indus River Valley in India, as well as Egypt and areas that bordered the Mediterranean Sea...read more

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9780199859528 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, October 7, 2015, cover price $74.00 | About this edition: The City: A World History tells the story of the rise and development of urban centers from ancient times to the twenty-first century.

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9780199859542 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 7, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The City: A World History tells the story of the rise and development of urban centers from ancient times to the twenty-first century.

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Product Description: An unflinching look at the aspiring city-builders of our smart, mobile, connected future. We live in a world defined by urbanization and digital ubiquity, where mobile broadband connections outnumber fixed ones, machines dominate a new "internet of things," and more people live in cities than in the countryside...read more

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9780393082876 | W W Norton & Co Inc, October 7, 2013, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: An unflinching look at the aspiring city-builders of our smart, mobile, connected future.

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9780393349788 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, October 6, 2014), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: An unflinching look at the aspiring city-builders of our smart, mobile, connected future.

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Product Description: People have designed cities long before there were urban designers. In Shapers of Urban Form, Peter Larkham and Michael Conzen have commissioned new scholarship on the forces, people, and institutions that have shaped cities from the Middle Ages to the present day...read more
By Michael P. Conzen (editor) and Peter J. Larkham (editor)

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9780415738897 | Routledge, June 20, 2014, cover price $180.00 | About this edition: People have designed cities long before there were urban designers.

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9780415738903 | Routledge, August 25, 2014, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: People have designed cities long before there were urban designers.

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Product Description: What is the best way to govern ourselves? The history of the West has been shaped by the struggle to answer this question, according to Pierre Manent. A major achievement by one of Europe's most influential political philosophers, Metamorphoses of the City is a sweeping interpretation of Europe's ambition since ancient times to generate ever better forms of collective self-government, and a reflection on what it means to be modern...read more
By Marc LePain (trans)

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9780674072947 | 1 edition (Harvard Univ Pr, September 23, 2013), cover price $42.00 | About this edition: What is the best way to govern ourselves?

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Product Description: 'The founding father of the famous Globalization and World Cities Research Network and think-tank on worldwide links between cities presents this fascinating overview on cities in geohistory. By moving cities to the centre stage, Peter Taylor proposes that concern for states tell only part of the macro-social story of humanity...read more

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9781781954805 | Edward Elgar Pub, April 13, 2013, cover price $168.00 | About this edition: 'Peter J.

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9781781954812 | Reprint edition (Edward Elgar Pub, April 28, 2014), cover price $55.00 | About this edition: 'The founding father of the famous Globalization and World Cities Research Network and think-tank on worldwide links between cities presents this fascinating overview on cities in geohistory.

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Product Description: Illustrated by Steve Noon Revised and updated for a new generation! In the bestselling A City Through Time, readers are invited to follow the progress of an imaginary city through six key periods of time, each captured by a scene of the city and zooming in on key buildings like a Roman bathhouse, medieval castle, and a modern skyscraper...read more
By Steve Noon (illustrator)

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9781465402493 | Dk Pub, February 18, 2013, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Illustrated by Steve Noon Revised and updated for a new generation!

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Product Description: For the first time in the history of our planet, more than half the population-3.3 billion people-is now living in cities. City is the ultimate guidebook to our urban centers-the signature unit of human civilization. With erudite prose and carefully chosen illustrations, this unique work of metatourism explores what cities are and how they work...read more

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9781608196760 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, June 19, 2012, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: For the first time in the history of our planet, more than half the population-3.
9780201422542, titled "College Algebra Math Tutor Center National" | Signed edition (Addison-Wesley, June 1, 1999), cover price $88.67 | also contains College Algebra Math Tutor Center National

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Product Description: Places of Encounter provides a place-based approach to world history, focusing on specific locations at critical moments when human history was transformed as a result of encounters—physical, political, cultural, intellectual, and religious...read more

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9780813347394 | 1 edition (Westview Pr, March 27, 2012), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Places of Encounter provides a place-based approach to world history, focusing on specific locations at critical moments when human history was transformed as a result of encounters—physical, political, cultural, intellectual, and religious.

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Product Description: Places of Encounter provides a place-based approach to world history, focusing on specific locations at critical moments when human history was transformed as a result of encounters—physical, political, cultural, intellectual, and religious...read more

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9780813347370 | 1 edition (Westview Pr, March 20, 2012), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Places of Encounter provides a place-based approach to world history, focusing on specific locations at critical moments when human history was transformed as a result of encounters—physical, political, cultural, intellectual, and religious.

By Zack Mclaughlin (illustrator) and Jim Pipe

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9780756682750 | Dk Pub, July 18, 2011, cover price $18.99

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Product Description: CITIES, CHANGE, AND CONFLICT - A POLITICAL ECONOMY OF URBAN LIFE discusses the importance of cities for the economic, cultural, and political life of modern societies. The authors consistently use the political economy perspective to introduce students to the basic concepts and research in urban sociology, while also acknowledging the contributions of the human ecology perspective...read more

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9780495812227, titled "Cities, Change, and Conflict: A Political Economy of Urban Life" | 4th edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, March 26, 2010), cover price $267.95 | About this edition: CITIES, CHANGE, AND CONFLICT - A POLITICAL ECONOMY OF URBAN LIFE discusses the importance of cities for the economic, cultural, and political life of modern societies.

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Product Description: Der Band versammelt dreizehn Einzelstudien zur Urbanisierung und städtischen Entwicklung in Deutschland, Europa und den USA seit 1800. Ohne eine geschlossene Gesamtdarstellung ersetzen zu können, ergeben die einzelnen Kapitel in ihrer Gesamtheit doch ein Gesamtbild der Bedeutung der Stadt in Europa und Nordamerika während der letzten 200 Jahre...read more

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9783631588550 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, January 30, 2009, cover price $60.95 | About this edition: Der Band versammelt dreizehn Einzelstudien zur Urbanisierung und städtischen Entwicklung in Deutschland, Europa und den USA seit 1800.

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Product Description: Cities and Economies explores the complex and subtle connections between cities and economies. The rise of the merchant city, the development of the industrial city and the creation of the service-dominated urban economy are all explored, along with economic globalization and its effects on cities in both developed and developing economies...read more

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9780415365734 | Routledge, January 29, 2008, cover price $180.00 | About this edition: Cities and Economies explores the complex and subtle connections between cities and economies.

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9780415365741 | Routledge, January 30, 2008, cover price $55.95 | About this edition: Cities and Economies explores the complex and subtle connections between cities and economies.

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9780201422542 | Signed edition (Addison-Wesley, June 1, 1999), cover price $88.67 | also contains City: A Guidebook for the Urban Age

Exploring the "morphogenesis" of the city in Western civilization, this new edition contains updated material, a new introduction, and additional illustrations.

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9780801838019 | Rev sub edition (Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, June 1, 1990), cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Exploring the "morphogenesis" of the city in Western civilization, this new edition contains updated material, a new introduction, and additional illustrations.

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9780801838026 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, August 1, 1990, cover price $36.00

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