Cities in the World-system
This book constitutes an important addition to the literature on cities. By approaching cities from a large-scale and a long-term perspective, the contributors develop a historical explanation of some of the different patterns of development that affected particular cities in their interaction with the world-economy. This historical and holistic perspective represents an improvement over most of urban sociology, where cities or aspects of cities are studied in isolation from all contingent and contextual factors. This book can be used by scholars, graduate, and upper-division undergraduate students of urban history and sociology.
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First , national origin and religion determined one's legal status in the Ottoman Empire , and foreign nationality or protégé status accorded to the holder important economic privileges under the “ capitulations .
The Agrarian Origins of Modern Japan . Stanford , Calif .: Stanford University Press . ... The Capitulatory Regime of Turkey : Its History , Origin , and Nature . Baltimore , Md .: Johns Hopkins University Press .
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