1.1 Why Glasgow? Glasgow fulfilled our aims and was also an interesting case study having, arguably, been the most successful among British cities in developing/manufacturing a new identity in the ‘post-industrial’ era. Glasgow illustrates: (a) power relations, reflected in: constructed images – ‘Glasgow's miles better’ was a deliberate campaign to improve the image of Glasgow. contested ima
Glasgow fulfilled our aims and was also an interesting case study having, arguably, been the most successful among British cities in developing/manufacturing a new identity in the ‘post-industrial’ era. Glasgow illustrates:
(a) power relations, reflected in:
constructed images – ‘Glasgow's miles better’ was a deliberate campaign to improve the image of Glasgow.
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Financial Aid 2: What's Next?
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Future of Career Services -- Week 4
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MSc Information Systems Student Profile -- Rob Lowe
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Earthquake Safety Tips
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