Youth and the City in the Global South (Tracking Globalization)

by Karen Hansen

Publisher: Indiana University Press

Written in English
Published: Pages: 248 Downloads: 115
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Subjects:

  • Anthropology,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Urban communities,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Life Stages - Adolescence,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Sociology - Urban
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10228969M
ISBN 10025335109X
ISBN 109780253351098

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Youth and the City in the Global South Karen Tranberg Hansen. in collaboration with Anne Line Dalsgaard, Katherine Gough, Ulla Ambrosius Madsen, Karen Valentin, and Norbert WildermuthCited by: Youth and the City in the Global South The innovative, multi-site Youth and the City Project examined the effects of globalization and neoliberalism on the everyday experiences and future prospects of urban youth in the developing world.

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The rise of the cities of the global south points to the fact that the world is now more about cities than nations. With the transition of emerging nations from low-productivity to knowledge-based economies, cities may matter more than nations.

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