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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... modern state and economic institutions . The modern state is based upon the various practices associated with surveillance ( that is , the accumulation of information on the population , the supervision of the population and the ...
... modern ' consumption practices to at least the early eighteenth century . With Paul Glennie again ( 1995i , 1995j ) , I have been concerned to show that what we fondly regard as a ' modern ' time sense dates from much earlier than is ...
... modern monetary networks . Many monetary practices depend upon their existence , whether these practices involve the negotiation of monetary forms across these boundaries , or simple arbritage ( Ingham , 1984 ) . But , second , many ...
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