Transnationalism and the German City

Transnationalism and the German City

by J. Diefendorf
     
 

Too often, scholars treat transnationalism as a conflict in which the local, regional, and national give way to globalized identity. As these varied studies of German cities show, though, the urban environment is actually a site of trans-localism that is not merely oppositional, but that adapts itself dialectically to the forces of globalization.  See more details below

Overview

Too often, scholars treat transnationalism as a conflict in which the local, regional, and national give way to globalized identity. As these varied studies of German cities show, though, the urban environment is actually a site of trans-localism that is not merely oppositional, but that adapts itself dialectically to the forces of globalization.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781137390165
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date:
04/24/2014
Series:
Studies in European Culture and History Series
Edition description:
2014
Pages:
277
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author

Deborah Ascher Barnstone, Technology University, Sydney, Australia
Grischa F. Bertram, University of Kassel, Germany
Greg Castillo, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Elizabeth A. Drummond, Loyola Marymount University, USA
Friedhelm Fischer, University of Kassel, Germany
Janina Fuge, University of Hamburg, Germany
Tracy Graves, Michigan State University, USA
Nicole Huber, University of Washington, USA
Stephan Lanz, European University Viadrina, Germany
John V. Maciuika, CUNY Graduate Center, USA
Daniel Purdy, Penn State University, USA
Dirk Schubert, Hafencity University, Germany
Ralph Stern, University of Manitoba, Canada
Bettina Stoetzer, University of Chicago, USA
Rosemary Wakeman, Fordham University, USA

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