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Cities, cultural policy and governance [electronic resource] / Helmut K. Anheier and Yudhishthir Raj Isar, editors.

Contributor(s): Anheier, Helmut K, 1954- | Isar, Yudhishthir Raj.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Cultures and globalization series: 5.Publisher: London ; Thousands Oaks, Calif. : SAGE, 2012Description: 1 online resource (xxiv, 448 p. :) ill, map.ISBN: 9781446258507 (electronic bk.); 1446258505 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Culture and globalization | Cities and towns -- Social aspects | POLITICAL SCIENCE / GlobalizationGenre/Form: Electronic books.DDC classification: 303.482 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Foreword / Saskia Sassen -- Introduction / Yudhishthir Raj Isar, Michael Hoelscher and Helmut K. Anheier -- Part 1: Metropolitan cultural politics, policies and goverance. Overarching issues. Cities as geopolitical spaces for the global governance of culture / Katharine Sarikakis -- Communication networks, cities, and the informal economies / Ramon Lobato -- Challenges of governance in multi-ethnic cities / Phil Wood -- Cities and universities: a virtual cultural policy nexus / Dragan Klaic -- Cities, culture and sustainable development / Nancy Duxbury, Catherine Cullen and Jordi Pascual -- City branding / Lily Kong -- Competing cities and spectacularizing urban landscapes / Davide Ponzini -- The creative cities discourse: production and/or consumption? / Stuart Cunningham -- The creative city: compelling and contentious / Charles Landry -- City experiences. The production of culture: Abu Dhabi's urban strategies / Yasser Elsheshtawy -- Amsterdam: a multi-cultural capital of culture / Simin Davoudi and Wil Zonneveld -- Creative city, city marketing, creative industries and cultural policy: challenges for Antwerp / Annick Schramme and Katia Segers -- 'Creative governance' in Berlin? / Janet Merkel -- Brazzaville: a global village of African culture / Patrice Yengo -- Spectacularizing F�es / Justin McGuinness -- Reshaping, installing, pioneering, spearheading...realignment of Istanbul / Asu Aksoy and Kevin Robins / Johannesburg: investing in cultural economies or publics? / Edgar Pieterse and Kim Gurney -- Rich but divided...the politics of cultural policy in London / Kate Oakley -- The cultural mapping of L'viv / Ihor Savchak and Linda Knudsen McAusland -- Marseille-Provence 2013: cultural capital, but for what kind of Europe and under which globalisation? / Ferdinand Richard -- Medellin: tales of fear and hope / Octavio Arbel�aez Tob�on -- Melbourne and Brisbane: the claims of suburbs / Terry Flew and Mark Gibson -- Mexico City: cultural policies, governance and civil society / Lucina Jim�enez -- Mumbai: historic preservation by citizens / Abha Narain Lambah -- New York City: city culture as public display / David Halle and Louise Mirrer -- Paris: a process of metropolitanization / Stephen W. Sawyer and Mathias Rouet -- S�ao Paulo: rich culture, poor access / Maria Carolina -- Vasconcelos-Oliveira Shanghai: images of modernity / Justin O'Connor and Xin Gu -- Torino: a change of skin and more / Luca Dal Pozzolo -- Vancouver: the enigmatic emerging cultural metropolis / Catherine Murray and Tom Hutton / Venice, reloaded? a tale of urban life (and death) / Pier Luigi Sacco -- Cultures and cities: some policy implications / Yudhishthir Raj Isar -- Ethnographic snapshots: visions of cities / Mieka Ritsema -- Part 2: Indicator suites / Michael Hoelscher and Helmut K Anheier. Describing and comparing culture in cities globally: an overview / Michael Hoelscher -- Overarching issues. Trends in urbanisation -- City networks and rankings -- City comparisons -- City suites. Abu Dhabi -- Berlin -- Istanbul -- London -- L'viv -- Mexioc City -- New York City -- S�ao Paulo -- Shanghai.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Foreword / Saskia Sassen -- Introduction / Yudhishthir Raj Isar, Michael Hoelscher and Helmut K. Anheier -- Part 1: Metropolitan cultural politics, policies and goverance. Overarching issues. Cities as geopolitical spaces for the global governance of culture / Katharine Sarikakis -- Communication networks, cities, and the informal economies / Ramon Lobato -- Challenges of governance in multi-ethnic cities / Phil Wood -- Cities and universities: a virtual cultural policy nexus / Dragan Klaic -- Cities, culture and sustainable development / Nancy Duxbury, Catherine Cullen and Jordi Pascual -- City branding / Lily Kong -- Competing cities and spectacularizing urban landscapes / Davide Ponzini -- The creative cities discourse: production and/or consumption? / Stuart Cunningham -- The creative city: compelling and contentious / Charles Landry -- City experiences. The production of culture: Abu Dhabi's urban strategies / Yasser Elsheshtawy -- Amsterdam: a multi-cultural capital of culture / Simin Davoudi and Wil Zonneveld -- Creative city, city marketing, creative industries and cultural policy: challenges for Antwerp / Annick Schramme and Katia Segers -- 'Creative governance' in Berlin? / Janet Merkel -- Brazzaville: a global village of African culture / Patrice Yengo -- Spectacularizing F�es / Justin McGuinness -- Reshaping, installing, pioneering, spearheading...realignment of Istanbul / Asu Aksoy and Kevin Robins / Johannesburg: investing in cultural economies or publics? / Edgar Pieterse and Kim Gurney -- Rich but divided...the politics of cultural policy in London / Kate Oakley -- The cultural mapping of L'viv / Ihor Savchak and Linda Knudsen McAusland -- Marseille-Provence 2013: cultural capital, but for what kind of Europe and under which globalisation? / Ferdinand Richard -- Medellin: tales of fear and hope / Octavio Arbel�aez Tob�on -- Melbourne and Brisbane: the claims of suburbs / Terry Flew and Mark Gibson -- Mexico City: cultural policies, governance and civil society / Lucina Jim�enez -- Mumbai: historic preservation by citizens / Abha Narain Lambah -- New York City: city culture as public display / David Halle and Louise Mirrer -- Paris: a process of metropolitanization / Stephen W. Sawyer and Mathias Rouet -- S�ao Paulo: rich culture, poor access / Maria Carolina -- Vasconcelos-Oliveira Shanghai: images of modernity / Justin O'Connor and Xin Gu -- Torino: a change of skin and more / Luca Dal Pozzolo -- Vancouver: the enigmatic emerging cultural metropolis / Catherine Murray and Tom Hutton / Venice, reloaded? a tale of urban life (and death) / Pier Luigi Sacco -- Cultures and cities: some policy implications / Yudhishthir Raj Isar -- Ethnographic snapshots: visions of cities / Mieka Ritsema -- Part 2: Indicator suites / Michael Hoelscher and Helmut K Anheier. Describing and comparing culture in cities globally: an overview / Michael Hoelscher -- Overarching issues. Trends in urbanisation -- City networks and rankings -- City comparisons -- City suites. Abu Dhabi -- Berlin -- Istanbul -- London -- L'viv -- Mexioc City -- New York City -- S�ao Paulo -- Shanghai.

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