The importance of the spatial dimension of the structure, organization and experience of social relations is fundamental for sociological analysis and understanding. Space and Social Theory is an essential primer on the theories of space and inherent spatiality, guiding readers through the contributions of key and influential theorists: Marx, Simmel, Lefebvre, Harvey and Foucault. Giving an essential and accessible overview of social theories of space, this books shows why it matters to understand these theorists spatially. It will be crucial reading for students in sociology, urban studies, human geography, politics, and anthropology.

Legacies and Prospects: Spatialising Contemporary Modernity

Legacies and Prospects: Spatialising Contemporary Modernity

Legacies and prospects: Spatialising contemporary modernity

The book aims to demonstrate the importance of understanding space for the analysis of the development of modern (particularly urban) social formations, practices and experience. A detailed exegesis of a number of social theories of ...

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