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By Anthony M. Orum,Xiangming Chen

The international of Cities is a concise theoretical and empirical advent to city sociology. In transparent and interesting phrases, the ebook surveys and reviews the entire significant theoretical views in city stories.

  • Provides a concise creation to city sociology.
  • Uses transparent and fascinating terms.
  • Surveys the most theoretical versions of city studies.
  • Includes empirical info on modern towns and neighborhoods, and the influence of the realm financial system on urban life.
  • Features a dialogue of the present reconstructive efforts of academic, political, and enterprise leaders to enhance towns and retain their civic culture.

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