Working capital [electronic resource] : life and labour in contemporary London / Nick Buck ... [et al.] ; in association with Belinda Brown ... [et al.].
Contributor(s): Buck, N. H.Material type: BookPublisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2002Description: xvi, 408 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9781315015408 (e-book : PDF).Subject(s): London (England) -- Social conditions | London (England) -- Economic conditions | London (England) -- Politics and government | Social classes -- England -- London | Labor -- England -- LondonGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: No titleOnline resources: Click here to view Also available in print edition.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -402) and index.
1. Competition, cohesion, governance : the urban triangle -- 2. Spaces and people : changing geographies of the region -- 3. Complex business : growth and volatility in London's economies -- 4. More opportunity, more inequality : social structure and economic change in London -- 5. 'Education, education, education' : the role of schooling in London -- 6. Climbing up, bumping down and flitting around : London's dynamic labour market -- 7. Down but not out in London : marginality and social exclusion -- 8. How social is the capital? Getting by and getting on in London -- 9. Things endure, things change : London's neighbourhoods -- 10. Steering, rowing, drowning or waving? The modernization of London's governance -- 11. The name of action : ideas, commitment and the agenda for cities.
Also available in print edition.
Electronic reproduction. [London, Eng. : Taylor and Francis, 2013]. PDF file created from digital scan of print book.