Globalised Minds, Roots in the City utilises empiricalevidence from four European cities to explore the role of urbanupper middle classes in the transformations experienced bycontemporary European societies.
* Presents new empirical evidence collected through an originalcomparative research about professionals and managers in fourEuropean cities in three countries
* Features an innovative combination of approaches, methods, andtechniques in its analyses of European post-national societies
* Reveals how segments of Europe's urban populationare adopting "exit" or "partial exit"strategies in respect to the nation state
* Utilises approaches from classic urban sociology, globalizationand mobility studies, and spatial class analysis
* Includes in depth interviews, social networking techniques, andclassic questions of political representation and values