Twin Cities: Territorial and Relational Geographies of ‘Worldly’ Manchester

  title={Twin Cities: Territorial and Relational Geographies of ‘Worldly’ Manchester},
  author={Mark Jayne and Philip G. Hubbard and David Bell},
  journal={Urban Studies},
  pages={239 - 254}
This paper contributes to recent interest in city twinning by urban theorists. It begins with a review of writing from across the social sciences which describes the institutional context and content of twinning programmes, as well as work which theorises how care and hospitality are key elements of twinning practices. Ethnographic research is then presented from the City of Manchester (UK) in order to consider the ways in which twinning is constituted through circuits, networks and webs of co… 

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