Services on Demand
Lua Nova: Revista de Cultura e Política
On-line version ISSN 1807-0175
WANDERLEY, Luiz Eduardo W.. São Paulo in the globalization context. Lua Nova [online]. 2006, n.69, pp. 173-203. ISSN 1807-0175. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0102-64452006000400008.
The article examines some basic elements of the globalization concepts (hegemonic and counter-hegemonic), on its present dynamics, and, aiming at the city of São Paulo as object of analysis, deals with such distinctions as megametropolis and peripheric or emergent global-city.
Keywords : Globalization (economic, social, political and, cultural); Counter-hegemonic globalization; Peripheric or emergent global-city; Megametropolis.