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Social geographies

Gill Valentine

Social geographies

space and society

by Gill Valentine

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Published by Prentice Hall in Harlow, England, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human territoriality.,
  • Human geography.,
  • Spatial behavior.,
  • Personal space.,
  • Public spaces.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [349]-389) and index.

    Other titlesspace & society
    StatementGill Valentine.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN491.7 .V35 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 400 p. :
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22432157M
    ISBN 100582357772
    LC Control Number2001021966

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Using illustrative examples from around the world, Social Geographies includes: Individual chapters on the main theoretical approaches to difference - Individual chapters on the key concepts of identity, power and action - Reviews of the core literature, with suggestions for further reading - Biographies of key contemporary social geographers.

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His recent books include Social Geography: A Critical Introduction (Wiley-Blackwell, ) and Mapping Tourism (). Geographies and Social Economies rethinks the sociality, subjectivity and placement of money, markets, price and value. Geographies of Wellbeing builds from a foundation of work on the spaces of fear, anxiety and disease towards newer concerns with geographies of health, resilience and contentment.

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Social Geographies. PART ONE: INTRODUCTIONS AND NEGOTIATIONS Contemporary Social Geographies Perspectives on Difference, Identity, Power and Action Contemporary Social Geographies Negotiating Science, Theories and Positions PART TWO: CATEGORIES OF SOCIAL DIFFERENCE Class Gender Race and Ethnicity Sexuality PART THREE: ACROSS AND BEYOND SOCIAL.

Action (social action): For the purposes of this book, action is taken to include the social activity of people as individuals and groups. It is an under-theorized term since in the past geographers have variously concentrated on notions stretching from individual behaviour to group activism and phenomena such as agency and social movements.

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