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Mobility, Space, and Culture
Language: en
Pages: 214
Authors: Peter Merriman
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Routledge

In Mobility, Space and Culture, Peter Merriman provides an important and timely contribution to the mobilities turn in the social sciences, focusing on the spacing and timing of practices of mobility. The book takes an interdisciplinary approach, drawing upon theoretical and empirical work from sociology, geography, mobility studies, cultural studies,
Mobility, Space and Culture
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Peter Merriman
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-26 - Publisher: Routledge

Over the past ten to fifteen years there has emerged an increasing concern with mobility in the social sciences and humanities. In Mobility, Space and Culture, Peter Merriman provides an important and timely contribution to the mobilities turn in the social sciences, encouraging academics to rethink the relationship between movement,
Spatial Turns
Language: de
Pages: 469
Authors: Jaimey Fisher, Barbara Caroline Mennel
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-01 - Publisher: Rodopi

The phrase “spatial turns” signals the growing importance of space as an analytical as well as representational category for culture. The volume addresses such emerging modes of inquiry by bringing together, for the first time, essays that engage with spatial turns, spatiality, and the theoretical implications of both in the
Space
Language: en
Pages: 380
Authors: Peter Merriman
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-02-10 - Publisher: Routledge

Space is the first accessible text which provides a comprehensive examination of approaches that have crossed between such diverse fields as philosophy, physics, architecture, sociology, anthropology, and geography. The text examines the influence of geometry, arithmetic, natural philosophy, empiricism, and positivism to the development of spatial thinking, as well as
Spatial Turns Space, Place and Mobility in German Literary and Visual Culture
Language: en
Pages: 356
Authors: Rolando Kane
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-02 - Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

The phrase "spatial turns" signals the growing importance of space as an analytical as well as representational category for culture. The volume addresses such emerging modes of inquiry by bringing together, for the first time, essays that engage with spatial turns, spatiality, and the theoretical implications of both in the