Pdf | der text »the global city« stellt den wohl prominentesten versuch dar, ein verständnis von der sich im zuge der globalisierung verändernden rolle von städten zu entwickeln gegenüber arbeiten zu stadtforschung und urbanisierung die sich mit städtischen oder regionalen. Saskia sassen is the ralph lewis professor of sociology at the university of chicago, and centennial visiting professor at the london school of economics her new book is denationalization: territory, authority and rights in a global digital age (piinccton university press 2005. The global city is a border zone where the old spatialities and temporalities of the national and the new ones of the global digital age get engaged one way of conceptualizing this insertion of the global in the national is as a partial and incipient «de-nationalization (sassen 1996: chapter one. The sultry r&b is playing, and saskia sassen is in front of the gold curtain this friday night for the keynote lecture of the conference, ethics of the urban: the city and the spaces of the political this is the third in a series of conferences organized by dean mostafavi, including ecological urbanism. Saskia sassen, 67, is an authority on globalization whose books have been translated into more than 20 languages her classic 1991 work, the global city (princeton university press), showed how changes in the world economy were transforming major urban centers the scholar's influence.
Sassen's thesis of the global city developed in the context of this evolving em-phasis in urban studies on an international focus and built on castells' notion of the informational city (1989) but sassen took the project of internationalizing the study of cities much further, moving the whole focus from. Originally published in 1991, saskia sassen's the global city sparked debates across disciplines and fields arguing that the forces of technological/telecommunication innovation, globalization, and the decline of fordism combined to deepen dependences on global cities such as new york and tokyo. Sassen's 1991 book the global city charts how new york, along with london and tokyo, became the most important cities in the global economy [as sassen-koob, saskia] social stratification, ethnicity and ideology : anglos and chicanos in the united states (thesis, ma, university of notre dame.
Saskia sassen is the leading urban theorist of the global world (here are several prior posts that intersect with her work) her the global city: new york, london, tokyo (1991) has shaped the concepts and methods that other theorists have used to analyze the role of cities and their networks. Saskia sassen this classic work chronicles how new york, london, and tokyo became command centers for the global economy and in the process underwent a series of massive and parallel changes what distinguishes sassen's theoretical framework is the emphasis on the formation of cross-border. Saskia sassen: the global city: a new frontier - продолжительность: 1:16:56 syracuse architecture (syracuse university school of architecture) 9 918 просмотров. Sassen argued that global cities are linked in а transnational network of places that insight represented а break from earlier urban studies that viewed cities as being embedded in national economic systems and mainly linked to other cities within the nation-state' s boundaries. Saskia sassen is the robert s lynd professor of sociology and co-chairs the committee on global thought, columbia university her recent books are territory, authority, rights: from medieval to global assemblages (princeton university press 2008), a sociology of globalization (wwnorton.
Saskia sassen (born in the hague, january 5, 1949) is a dutch sociologist noted for her analyses of globalization and international human migration sassen coined the term global city after being a post-doctoral fellow at the center for international affairs at harvard university, sassen held various. Saskia sassen the master images in the currently dominant account about economic globalization emphasize hypermobility, global communications, the why does it matter to recover place and production in analyses of the global economy, particularly as these are constituted in major cities. In her pioneering book the global city , saskia sassen argued that certain cities in the post-industrial world have become central nodes in the new service economy, strategic sites for the acceleration of capital and information flows as well as spaces of increasing socio-economic polarization.
Saskia sassen, lynd professor of sociology at columbia university lecture hosted by pukar (partners for urban knowledge, action and research) global cities are machines for producing wealth, but they also produce and expand inequalities, opined saskia sassen, during her lecture. Saskia sassen's research and writing focuses on globalization (including social, economic and political dimensions), immigration, global cities (including cities and in each of the three major projects that comprise her 20 years of research, sassen starts with a thesis that posits the unexpected and the.
[saskia sassen] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers what distinguishes sassen's theoretical framework is the emphasis on the formation of cross-border dynamics through which these cities and the growing number of other global cities begin to form strategic transnational. Interview with saskia sassen of columbia university on global cities: opportunities, challenges and consequences, and her recent book, expulsions through this interview with saskia sassen, professor of sociology at columbia university and a member of its committee on global thought, we. Saskia sassen is professor of sociology at columbia university she won the 2013 principe de asturias prize in the social sciences and is author of cities in a world economy consider why the deaths of 6 million people in rural congo are rarely mentioned, while 13 killed in london is global news. Saskia sassen is professor of sociology and of the social sciences at the university of chicago her other books include guests and aliens, the mobility of the conversation uksaskia sassenthe conversation ukin the global city (princeton university press 1991 2nd ed 2001) her thesis.