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Metropolis: From the Division of Labor to Urban Form

Scott, Allen J.

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Here is an extensive and highly original inquiry into the origins, dynamics, and internal order of the modern metropolis. Allen J. Scott demonstrates how the metropolis emerges out of the basic mechanisms of production and work in contemporary society, and how those mechanisms guide general patterns of urban development. His work will be stimulating to social scientists and to planners and policy makers as well.

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"Scott has something different to say (a new and innovative perspective on the modern city. . . . This is a fine book, and . . . a major contribution to our understanding of the modern metropolis." (Gordon L. Clark, Carnegie Mellon University)

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Allen J. Scott is Professor of Geography at the University of California, Los Angeles.

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Published by University of California Press (1990)
ISBN 10: 0520071980 ISBN 13: 9780520071988
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Book Description University of California Press, 1990. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Here is an extensive and highly original inquiry into the origins, dynamics, and internal order of the modern metropolis. Allen J. Scott demonstrates how the metropolis emerges out of the basic mechanisms of production and work in contemporary society, and how those mechanisms guide general patterns of urban development. His work will be stimulating to social scientists and to planners and policy makers as well. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0520071980

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