Lost Geographies of Power / Edition 1

Lost Geographies of Power / Edition 1

by John Allen, Lois Allen
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0631207287

ISBN-13: 9780631207283

Pub. Date: 04/10/2003

Publisher: Wiley

This original study explores the difference that space and spatiality make to the understanding of power.

  • Explores the difference that space and spatiality makes to an understanding of power.
  • Moves forward the incorporation of ideas of space into social theory.
  • Presents a new understanding of the exercise, uses

Overview

This original study explores the difference that space and spatiality make to the understanding of power.

  • Explores the difference that space and spatiality makes to an understanding of power.
  • Moves forward the incorporation of ideas of space into social theory.
  • Presents a new understanding of the exercise, uses and manifestations of cultural, economic and political power in the second half of the twentieth century.
  • Illustrated with cases and examples.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631207283
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
04/10/2003
Series:
RGS-IBG Book Series
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
9.21(w) x 6.14(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

Series Editors' Preface.

Acknowledgements.

Chapter 1: Introduction: Lost Geographies.

Part I: Spatial Vocabularies of Power.

Chapter 2: Power in Things: Weber's Footnotes from the Centre.

Chapter 3: Power through mobilization: From Mann's Networked Productions to Castells' Networked Fictions.

Chapter 4: Power as an Immanent Affair: Foucault and Deleuze's Topographical Detail.

Part II: Lost Geographies.

Chapter 5: Power in its Various Guises (and Disguises).

Chapter 6: Proximity and Reach: Were There Powers at a Distance before Latour?

Chapter 7: Placing Power, or the Mischief Done by Thinking Domination is Everywhere.

Chapter 8: Conclusion: Misplaced Power.

Bibliography.

Index.

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