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Author Florida, Richard L.

Title Who's your city? : how the creative economy is making where to live the most important decision of your life / Richard Florida.

Imprint New York : Basic Books, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    304.23 FLO    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    304.23 FLO    Available
Description viii, 374 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The question of where -- Spiky world -- Rise of the mega-region -- The clustering force -- The mobile and the rooted -- Where the brains are -- Job-shift -- Superstar cities -- Shiny happy places -- Beyond Maslow's city -- Cities have personalities, too -- Three big moves -- The young and the restless -- Married with children -- When the kids are gone -- Place yourself.
Summary Globalization is not flattening the world; in fact, place is increasingly relevant to the global economy and our individual lives. Who's Your City? offers the first available city rankings by life-stage, rating the best places for singles, families, and empty-nesters to reside.--From
Subject Human geography.
Human geography -- Economic aspects.
Globalization -- Economic aspects.
Added Title Who is your city?
ISBN 9780465003525
0465003524 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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