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
Resultados 1-3 de 37
Nigel Thrift. the lines between the human subject and the machine now that the sheer density of machines has become apparent ; thus , in just one laboratory , Law ( 1994 , p . 141 ) can note that : Everywhere you go there are machines ...
... machines and other interested parties . Such coalitions focus on only one particular issue ( usually a crisis or a financial scandal ) and come together only around that issue to force through change . It is clearly possible to describe ...
... machines constantly pose the problem , ' What counts as a unit ? ' ( Haraway , 1991a , p . 212 ) : Modern machines are quintessentially microelectronic devices . They are everywhere and they are invisible . Modern machinery is an ...
On the Determination of Social Action in Space and Time
A Geography of Knowledge
Derechos de autor
Otras 8 secciones no mostradas
Discourse in Late Modernity: Rethinking Critical Discourse Analysis
Lilie Chouliaraki,Norman Fairclough
Sin vista previa disponible - 1999