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Localist movements in a global economy

sustainability, justice, and urban development in the United States

by David J. Hess

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Published by The MIT Press in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sustainable urban development -- United States,
  • Globalization,
  • Central-local government relations

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDavid J. Hess.
    SeriesUrban and industrial environments
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC110.E5 H47 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17075550M
    ISBN 109780262012645, 9780262512329
    LC Control Number2008035958

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David J. Hess is Professor of Sociology at Vanderbilt University. He is the author of Alternative Pathways in Science and Industry: Activism, Innovation, and the Environment in an Era of Globalization (MIT Press, ) and Localist Movements in a Global Economy: Sustainability, Justice, and Urban Development in the United States (MIT Press, ), and many other books.

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