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Title Capital cities : international perspectives = Les capitales : perspectives internationales / edited by John Taylor, Jean G. Lengellé and Caroline Andrew
Published Ottawa : Carleton University Press, 1993
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 418 pages) : illustrations
Contents ""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""Introduction""; ""I: WHAT IS A CAPITAL CITY?/ QU'EST-CE QU'UNE CAPITALE?""; ""Capital Cities: What is a Capital?""; ""Une capitale est-elle l'expression d'une sémiosph�re nationale ou le lieu de mise en sc�ne du pouvoir?""; ""On the Nature of Capitals and their Physical Expression""; ""The Changing Role of Capital Cities: Six Types of Capital City""; ""Commentary: What is a Capital?""; ""II: ROLES ET ACTIVIT�S DES CAPITALES/ THE ROLES AND ACTIVITIES OF CAPITAL CITIES""; ""R�les et activités des capitales""
""Ancient Capital Cities and New Capital Cities of LatÃn America""""Le Statut des capitales européennes""; ""Ways of Governing Federal Capitals""; ""La Circulation des femmes musulmanes dans l'espace public et politique formel : le rÃ?le Â" capitale Â" de Tunis""; ""Commentary: The Role and Activities of Capital Cities""; ""III: CAPITALS: SYMBOLISM AND THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT/ CAPITALES : SYMBOLISME ET CADRE BÃ?TI""; ""Capital Cities: Does Form Follow Values?""
""Capital Cities in Europe: Directions for the Future""""World City/Capital City: New York in the Changing Global System""; ""Commentaire: capitales de l'avenir""; ""V: AVENUES FOR RESEARCH/ DIRECTIONS DE RECHERCHE""; ""Directions de recherche: Introduction""; ""Ottawa, Christaller, Horowitz and Parsons""
""The Creation of Washington, DC: Political Symbolism and Practical Problem Solving in the Establishment of a Capital City for the United States of America, 1787-1850""""Cultural Hegemony and Capital Cities""; ""Commentary: Capital Cities as Symbolic Resources""; ""IV: CAPITALES DE L'AVENIR/ CAPITAL CITIES IN THE FUTURE""; ""Capitales de l'avenir""; ""Berlin or Bonn? The Dispute over Germany's Political Centre""; ""Capitale-ville, Ville-capitale, une approche holistique""; ""Comment une capitale devient macrocéphale en Afrique subsaharienne : le cas de Lomé au Togo (Afrique de l'ouest)""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes In English and French
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Subject Capitals (Cities) -- Congresses.
Cities and towns -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Andrew, Caroline.
Lengellé, Jean G.
Taylor, John H., 1939-
ISBN 077358496X (electronic bk.)
088629178X (electronic bk.)
0886291798 (electronic bk.)
9780773584969 (electronic bk.)
9780886291785 (electronic bk.)
9780886291792 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Capitales