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The Rise of the Creative Class

And How It"s Transforming Work, Leisure, Community and Everyday Life

by Richard Florida

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Published by Basic Books .
Written in English


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Number of Pages434
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Open LibraryOL7593408M
ISBN 100465024777
ISBN 109780465024773


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The Creative Class now comprises more than 30 percent of the entire workforce. Their choices have already had a huge economic impact/5(). Richard Florida’s The Rise of the Creative Class is not some mere research monograph, consigned to be read by the author’s wife (under duress) and his six closest colleagues (if he’s lucky).

Florida’s book is a bestseller. It has a snazzy website. It has become the hot book among urban Size: KB. “The Rise of the Creative Class” – The newest power that dominates modern society is not money, power or size. It is creativity. If you wish to change the world, walk along the Creative Class.

But what exactly is the Creative Class. The Creative Class is a group consisted of people whose work requires creativity, no matter the profession.

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Every chapter receives a thorough-going revision based on new data, critical responses to the first edition, etc., plus there are several new chapters/5.

Richard Florida's book The Rise of the Creative Class ushered in a new policy direction for urban success.

Fifteen years on, a new book by Florida, The New Urban Crisis, demonstrates that Author: Pete Saunders. adapted from his forthcoming book, The Rise of the Creative Class: and HOW It's TransfOrming Work, Leisure, Community and Everyday Life (Basic Books). the group sitting slouched over on the grass, dressed in a tank top.

This young man had spiked multi-col- orecl hair, full-body tattoos, and multiple piercings in his ears. The Creative Class includes anyone whose work in any profession requires creativity: engineers, architects, designers, writers, artists, musicians, even businesspeople, educators, health care providers, lawyers and members of other professions may be part of the Creative Class.

The Creative Class has 38 million members, approximately 30% of the 7/10(). The following is an abridged version of the preface to The Rise of the Creative Class, Revisited, out this month from Basic Books.

It’s been ten years since I published – and a. Cities and the Creative Class gathers in one place for the first time the research leading up to Richard Florida's theory on how the growth of the creative economy shapes the development of cities and regions. In a new introduction, Florida updates this theory and responds to the critics of his best seller, The Rise of the Creative Class.

Overview. In a revision to his international best-seller The Rise of the Creative Class, Richard Florida proposes a dramatic new social compact for our time—one that can turn our emerging Creative Economy into an enduringly Creative Society. The Rise of the Creative Class gives a provocative new way to think about why people live as they do today--and where they might be headed.

Weaving storytelling with masses of new and updated research, Florida traces the growing role of creativity in the economy/5(77). The Rise of the Creative Class: And How It’s Transforming Work, Leisure, Community and Everyday Life (Paperback) by Richard Florida is an informative book that covers A LOT of ground and has A LOT of not as much “information” as I would have expected.

Let me explain. "Originally published in hardcover and paperback by Basic Books in andrespectively. Revised hardcover and paperback editions published by Basic Books in andrespectively, as The rise of the creative class, revisited."--Title page verso.

Description: xxvii, pages: illustrations, maps ; 24 cm: Responsibility: Richard. World-renowned urbanist Richard Florida's bestselling classic on the transformation of our cities in the twenty-first century -- now updated with a new prefaceIn his modern classic The Rise of the Creative Class, urbanist Richard Florida identifies the emergence of a new social class reshaping the twenty-first century's economy, geography, and.

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The Rise of the Creative Class is a non-fiction book that was written by noted American sociologist and economist Richard Florida.

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Book Notes. This book describes a class of people, termed the Creative Class, which Florida claims are the key to economic development. Florida spends the first part of the book describing this class and how it flourishes in environments which are stable yet flexible, artistic and cultural, and value individuals, merit, diversity (of a certain kind), and openness.

The Creative Class draws upon. THE “CREATIVE CLASS” IN THE UK: AN INITIAL ANALYSIS by Nick Clifton CLIFTON, N. (): ‘The “creative class” in the UK: an initial analysis’, Geogr. Ann. B 90 (1): 63– ABSTRACT. Richard Florida argues that regional economic out-comes are tied to the underlying conditions that facilitate creativ-ity and diversity.

Thus the. “The Rise of the Creative Class” is a bestselling book by Richard Florida. The book provides useful insights into urban policies and the creative economy. The book has a subtitle that reads “ and how it is transforming work, leisure, community, and everyday life” (Florida 1).

Richard Florida is rethinking things. Since publishing the best-selling book “The Rise of the Creative Class” inFlorida has used his considerable speaking and writing heft to push. Richard Florida.

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Rise of the Creative Class Abstract: The Washington Monthly Annual Political Book Award Winner, The Rise of the Creative Class gives us a provocative new way to think about why we live as we do today-and where we might be headed.

The following post is an abridged excerpt from my new book, The Rise of the Creative Class, Revisited. When I first wrote Rise of the Creative Class, I Author: National Journal. In his modern classic The Rise of the Creative Class, urbanist Richard Florida identifies the emergence of a new social class reshaping the twenty-first century's economy, geography, and workplace.

This Creative Class is made up of engineers and managers, academics and musicians, researchers, designers, entrepreneurs and lawyers, poets and Brand: Basic Books.

Wyatt Jackson reads chapter 1 of the the New York Times Bestselling classic, The Rise of the Creative Class, by Dr. Richard Florida. He is author of the national and international best-selling book, The Rise of the Creative Class, which received the Washington Monthly's Political Book Award and was cited as a.

Context: the rise of the creative class in the digital economy Coworking spaces are consubstantial of a two-faced economic trend: the emergence of a knowledge economy (Dolfsma and SoeteNeefCooke ), which. The future of a global economy Aaron W. Hughey Western Kentucky University The Rise of the Creative Class by Richard Florida, a professor Carnegie Mellon University, should be required reading for anyone who is even remotely interested in the future of the global economy.

It certainly should be of interest to anyone with entrepreneurial aspirations. The Rise of the Creative Class 作者: Richard Florida 出版社: Basic Books 副标题: And How It's Transforming Work, Leisure, Community and Everyday Life 出版年: 页数: 定价: USD 装帧: Paperback ISBN: /10(66).

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The Rise of the Creative Class And How It's Transforming Work, Leisure, Community and Everyday Life (Book): Florida, Richard L: Many writers have commented on the massive social changes of the past few decades, but most of them have treated these shifts as something imposed on us, by technology or the marketplace.

This is wrong, says Richard Florida: we've chosen to alter our values. Ten years ago, University of Toronto professor Richard Florida published his now famous book, The Rise of the Creative instant bestseller, Creative Class and Florida’s subsequent books (Who’s Your City?, The Flight of the Creative Class and The Great Reset) have greatly influenced the way politicians, urban planners and everyday citizens think about the economy and their cities.In his popular book The Rise of the Creative Class, which just appeared in paperback after going through multiple hardcover editions, Florida argues that cities that attract gays, bohemians, and ethnic minorities are the new economic powerhouses because they are also the places where creative workers—the kind who start and staff innovative.