The Resource Seeking talent for creative cities : the social dynamics of innovation, edited by Jill L. Grant

Seeking talent for creative cities : the social dynamics of innovation, edited by Jill L. Grant

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Seeking talent for creative cities : the social dynamics of innovation
Title
Seeking talent for creative cities
Title remainder
the social dynamics of innovation
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jill L. Grant
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Language
eng
Summary
With the growth of knowledge-based economies, cities across the globe must compete to attract and retain the most talented workers. Seeking Talent for Creative Cities offers a comprehensive and insightful analysis of the diverse, dynamic factors that affect cities' ability to achieve this goal. Based on a comparative national study of 16 Canadian cities, this volume systematically evaluates the concerns facing workers operating in a range of creative endeavours. It draws on interviews, surveys, and census data collected over a six-year research program conducted by experts in business, public policy, urban studies, and communications studies to identify the characteristics and features of particular city-regions that influence these workers' mobility and satisfaction. Seeking Talent for Creative Cities represents a rigorously empirical test of popular wisdom on the true relationship between urban development and economic competitiveness
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N$T
Index
no index present
LC call number
HT127.S43
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Grant, Jill
  • JSTOR
Series statement
Innovation, creativity, and governance in Canadian city-regions
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  • Cities and towns
  • Sociology, Urban
  • Cultural industries
  • Diffusion of innovations
  • Municipal government
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Cities and towns
  • Cultural industries
  • Diffusion of innovations
  • Municipal government
  • Sociology, Urban
  • Canada
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Seeking talent for creative cities : the social dynamics of innovation, edited by Jill L. Grant
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Includes bibliographical references
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
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1 online resource.
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9781442667938
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt5rrpq6
System control number
  • (OCoLC)870317002
  • (OCoLC)ocn870317002
Label
Seeking talent for creative cities : the social dynamics of innovation, edited by Jill L. Grant
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442667938
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt5rrpq6
System control number
  • (OCoLC)870317002
  • (OCoLC)ocn870317002

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