TAYLOR, P. and HOYLER, M., 2008. Chinese cities in contemporary globalisation. IN: Johnson, C., Hu, R. and Abedin, S. (eds.) Connecting Cities: China. 9th World Congress of Metropolis, Sydney, pp. 18 - 43.
A multi–dimensional perspective on Chinese cities in contemporary
globalisation: built form, economic strength, global
competitiveness and growth potential.
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