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Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Charles Drozynski, Diana Beljaars
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-25 - Publisher: Routledge

Civic Spaces and Desire presents an original and critical appraisal of civic spaces for a novel theoretical intersection of architecture and human geography. The authors address civic spaces that embody a strong moral code, such as a remembrance park or a casino, in various places in the United Kingdom, Europe,
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Language: en
Pages: 19
Authors: Marcus A. Doel
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher:

Civic Spaces and Desire presents an original and critical appraisal of civic spaces for a novel theoretical intersection of architecture and human geography. The authors address civic spaces that embody a strong moral code, such as a remembrance park or a casino, in various places in the United Kingdom, Europe,
Compulsive Body Spaces
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Diana Beljaars, Taylor & Francis Group
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-01-28 - Publisher: Routledge

Compulsive Body Spaces presents a spatial understanding of compulsion. Providing a compelling account of the lives of 15 people with Tourette syndrome, it demystifies the seemingly irrational, purposeless and meaningless character of this behaviour. It demonstrates how attending to the spatial circumstances under which compulsive acts, like touching, ordering, and
Consuming Urban Culture in Contemporary Vietnam
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Lisa Drummond, Mandy Thomas
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-07-25 - Publisher: Routledge

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Geographies of Urban Female Labor and Nationhood in Spanish Culture, 1880–1975
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Mar Soria
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

Mar Soria presents an innovative cultural analysis of female workers in Spanish literature and films. Drawing from nation-building theories, the work of feminist geographers, and ideas about the construction of the marginal subject in society, Soria examines how working women were perceived as Other in Spain from 1880 to 1975.