SAGE Publications, 1996 M06 13 - 384 páginas
This essential guide to social theory and space is written by one of the leading writers in the field. Nigel Thrift explores the interconnections among people, places and things and demonstrates why they must be examined in relation to each other rather than in isolation - as is too often the case.
Spatial Formations presents a formidable analysis of how space is socially constructed, unmade and reconstructed. Thrift provides the reader with a direct understanding of how social theory can be used to make sense of spatial forms and practices, and how spatial relations are made durable over space and time. These themes are developed through case studies, ranging from medieval time consciousness to the modern usage of m
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... chapter represents the third of a series of essays inquiring into the nature of social action . Chapter 2 was concerned with providing a general theory of social action , conceived as a situated and never - ending discourse driven by ...
... Chapter 1 to the ontic realm . This work of relation has mainly concentrated on three different socio - historical arenas : time , money and machine technology . Chapter 5 continues to elaborate my very longstanding interest in time ...
... chapter is another attempt to understand the changing ' nature ' of contemporary western societies . My thoughts on ' modernity ' - a word which , by the way , I thoroughly dislike1 have been crystallised by con- sideration of a ...
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