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Unformatted text preview: -instant global identity and consciousness from seeing picture or whole earth-world system approach-cities as production and urban space/ more dynamics/ what creates cities-four main factors that make a city global: o HQ of big companies o presence of international finance o presence of key mobile and communication modes o existence of high level business services-people can move wherever to work/ no need to live in city for good job/ global banks became concentrated in NY-communications allows corporation location to move from centers-becoming distant from places that are located next to each other-charity of global cities...
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This note was uploaded on 10/03/2011 for the course ENV DES 100 taught by Professor Marcocenzatti during the Spring '11 term at Berkeley.
- Spring '11