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The Resource Cities without citizens : modernity of the city as a corporation, Engin F. Isin

Cities without citizens : modernity of the city as a corporation, Engin F. Isin

Label
Cities without citizens : modernity of the city as a corporation
Title
Cities without citizens
Title remainder
modernity of the city as a corporation
Statement of responsibility
Engin F. Isin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
320.8/5/0971
Index
no index present
LC call number
JS101
LC item number
.I85 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Cities without citizens : modernity of the city as a corporation, Engin F. Isin
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Modernity of the city as a corporation -- Corporations in colonial America -- Modern city in British North America -- History of corporations in England: an outline -- Autonomous cities: the long 12th century -- Invention of the city as a corporation: 13th-14th centuries -- Incorporation of the city: 15th-18th centuries -- City as a government franchise: 10th century -- Modern city: an apparatus of governance? -- History of corporations in colonial America: an outline -- Colonial question: 'government at a distance' -- Colonial American cities as corporations -- Cities in the early American republic -- Cities in British North America: a colonial legacy -- Colonial cities without citizens: a tension -- Antagonism toward cities -- Necessity of governing through cities -- Tension released: rebellions in upper and lower Canada -- Birth of the modern Canadian city as a corporation -- First modern cities in British North America -- New liberal colonial politics -- Modern city within a municipal system -- Birth of the modern Canadian city as a corporation -- Conclusion: past and present
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 235 p.
Isbn
9781895431278
Isbn Type
(bound)
Lccn
92070622
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (NRN)DCM6030
  • (RLIN)UTBG93-B13942
  • (OCoLC)ocn136005962
Label
Cities without citizens : modernity of the city as a corporation, Engin F. Isin
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Modernity of the city as a corporation -- Corporations in colonial America -- Modern city in British North America -- History of corporations in England: an outline -- Autonomous cities: the long 12th century -- Invention of the city as a corporation: 13th-14th centuries -- Incorporation of the city: 15th-18th centuries -- City as a government franchise: 10th century -- Modern city: an apparatus of governance? -- History of corporations in colonial America: an outline -- Colonial question: 'government at a distance' -- Colonial American cities as corporations -- Cities in the early American republic -- Cities in British North America: a colonial legacy -- Colonial cities without citizens: a tension -- Antagonism toward cities -- Necessity of governing through cities -- Tension released: rebellions in upper and lower Canada -- Birth of the modern Canadian city as a corporation -- First modern cities in British North America -- New liberal colonial politics -- Modern city within a municipal system -- Birth of the modern Canadian city as a corporation -- Conclusion: past and present
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 235 p.
Isbn
9781895431278
Isbn Type
(bound)
Lccn
92070622
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (NRN)DCM6030
  • (RLIN)UTBG93-B13942
  • (OCoLC)ocn136005962

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