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The rise of the creative class : and how it's transforming work, leisure, community and everyday life

Florida, Richard L

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  • Creator Richard Florida
  • Format Books
  • Publication New York, NY : Basic Books, 2004.
  • Physical Details
    • xxx, 434 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • ISBNs 9780465024773, 0465024777
  • OCLC ocm54065465

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 383-411) and index.

Contents

  • 1. The transformation of everyday life -- Part One: The Creative Age. 2. The creative ethos. 3. The creative economy. 4. The creative class -- Part Two: Work. 5. The machine shop and the hair salon. 6. The horizontal labor market. 7. The no-collar workplace. 8. Managing creativity. 9. The time warp -- Part Three: Life and Leisure. 10. The experimental life. 11. The big morph (a rant) -- Part Four: Community. 12. The power of place. 13. The geography of creativity. 14. Technology, talent and tolerance. 15. From social capital to creative capital. 16. Building the creative community. 17. The creative class grows up