Multiscaled Interpretations of Urban Change: The Federal, the State, and the Local in the Western Area Strategy of Adelaide

@inproceedings{McGuirk1997MultiscaledIO,
  title={Multiscaled Interpretations of Urban Change: The Federal, the State, and the Local in the Western Area Strategy of Adelaide},
  author={Pauline M. McGuirk},
  year={1997}
}
  • Pauline M. McGuirk
  • Published 1997
  • Sociology
  • My aim is to question the concept of an indisputable hierarchy of scales—global, national, regional, and local—in which processes, outcomes, and responses can be categorised as originating at distinct and discrete levels. Such a concept has allowed regional and local influence to be presented as the context in which the operation of global processes is fine-tuned, rather than as being a formative part of those processes. I aim to apply nonhierarchical modes of thinking about scale to an… CONTINUE READING

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