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The Power of place : bringing together geographical and sociological imaginations

Author: John A Agnew; James S Duncan
Publisher: Boston : Unwin Hyman, 1989.
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A volume based on lectures on the importance of locality in social and political science, reflecting the revival of interest in social theory that takes place and space seriously. The two major  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Power of place.
Boston : Unwin Hyman, 1989
(OCoLC)597567327
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John A Agnew; James S Duncan
ISBN: 0044452810 9780044452812
OCLC Number: 18441341
Notes: Essays based on lectures given at Syracuse University, fall semester, 1986.
Description: 231 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The devaluation of place in social science, John Agnew; place, region and modernity, J.Nicholas Entrikin; modernism, post-modernism and the struggle for place, David Ley; home and class among an American landed elite, Peter Hugill; social and symbolic places in renaissance Venice and Florence, Edward Muir and Ronald Weissman; power and place in the Venetian territories, Denis Cosgrove; place, meaning and discourse in French language geography, Vincent Berdoulay; place and culture - two disciplines, two concepts, two images of Christ and a single goal, Miles Richardson; the language and significance of place in Latin America, David Robinson; the power of place in Kandy, Sri Lanka, 1780-1980, James S.Duncan; Beijing and the power of place in modern China, Marwyn S. Samuels and Carmencita Samuels.
Responsibility: edited by John A. Agnew, James S. Duncan.

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