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Justice, nature and the geography of difference

Author: David Harvey
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Blackwell, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. publView all editions and formats

Establishing concepts for understanding how space, time, place, and nature are constituted and represented through social practices, not as separate elements, this book describes how geographical  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Harvey
ISBN: 1557866805 9781557866806 1557866813 9781557866813
OCLC Number: 243859439
Description: VI, 468 Seiten : Illustrationen
Contents: Thoughts for a Prologue.Introduction.Part I: Orientations:1. Militant Particularism and Global Ambition.2. Dialectics.3. A Cautionary Tale on Internal Relations.4. The Dialectics of Discourse.5. Historical Agency and the Loci of Social Change.Part II: The Nature of Environment:Prologue.6. The Domination of Nature and its Discontents.7. Valuing Nature.8. The Dialectics of Social and Environmental Change.Part III: Space, Time and Place:Prologue.9. The Social Construction of Space and Time.10. The Currency of Space-Time.11. From Space to Place and Back Again.Part IV: Justice, Difference and Politics:Prologue.12. Class Relations, Social Justice and the Political Geography of Difference.13. The Environment of Justice.14. Possible Urban Worlds.Thoughts for an Epilogue.Bibliography.Index.
Responsibility: David Harvey.
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"As always with Harvey's work, this is a book rich in ideas and dense in argument... It should be widely read and argued over by all of us in the urban and environmental field." P. Healey, Read more...

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