Format: Print Length
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 1, 1999)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 7.6 MB
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This groundbreaking quantity investigates the methods of globalization in a single of the oldest and grandest of worldwide towns. Istanbul often is pointed out as a battleground among East and West, Islam and secularism. but the authors argue that past those clichZs lies a posh fact as Istanbulites concurrently try and accommodate, comprehend, problem, and form the sweeping modifications that globalization has delivered to their urban. Explaining the process the conflicts and the compromises desirous about preserving a precarious urbanity, this theoretically knowledgeable quantity specializes in fields of fight starting from politics to history, humor to tune, public house to housing.