(noun) A city that has international political influence, home to multinational corporations and non-governmental organizations, in addition to a globally influential mass media, and well-developed communication and transportation system.
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- Plural: global cities
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How to Cite the Definition of Global City
ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “global city.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved January 23, 2019 (http://sociologydictionary.org/global-city/).
APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)
global city. (2013). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from http://sociologydictionary.org/global-city/
Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “global city.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed January 23, 2019. http://sociologydictionary.org/global-city/.
MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)
“global city.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2013. Web. 23 Jan. 2019. <http://sociologydictionary.org/global-city/>.