By Phil Hubbard,Rob Kitchin
In this newest version of Key Thinkers on area and Place, editors Phil Hubbard and Rob Kitchin offer us with an absolutely revised and up to date textual content that highlights the paintings of over sixty five key thinkers on house and position. detailed in its idea, the e-book is a finished advisor to the lifestyles and paintings of a few of the foremost thinkers quite influential within the present 'spatial flip' within the social sciences.
Providing a synoptic assessment of alternative rules in regards to the position of area and position in modern social, cultural, political and monetary lifestyles, every one portrait comprises:
- Biographical info and theoretical context.
- An explication in their contribution to spatial thinking.
- An evaluate of key advances and controversie.
- Guidance on additional examining.
With 14 extra chapters together with entries on Saskia Sassen, Tim Ingold, Cindi Katz and John Urry, the publication covers principles starting from humanism, Marxism, feminism and post-structuralism to queer-theory, post-colonialism, globalization and deconstruction, offering an intensive examine different ways that area and position has been theorized.
An crucial textual content for geographers, this now vintage reference textual content is for all these drawn to theories of house and position, no matter if in geography, sociology, cultural stories, city experiences, making plans, anthropology, or women's experiences.
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Key Thinkers on Space and Place by Phil Hubbard,Rob Kitchin