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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... global flows and connections . Thus , in O. Young's ( 1989 , pp . 12-13 ) view , they represent ' social institutions govern- ing the activities of those involved in specific activities or sets of activities ... like other social ...
... global foreign exchange market and an integrated global securities market . For example , Michie ( 1992 , p . 62 ) points out that , even before the First World War , with international communications transformed with the coming of the ...
... global ' , in A. Amin and N.J. Thrift ( eds ) Globalis- ation , Institutions and Regional Development in Europe . Oxford : Oxford University Press , pp . 1-22 . 1994c . ' Holding down the global ' , in A. Amin and N.J. Thrift ( eds ) ...
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