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Spaces of Capital: Towards a Critical Geography / Edition 1

Spaces of Capital: Towards a Critical Geography / Edition 1

by David Harvey
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ISBN-13: 9780415932417
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 10/28/2001
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 442
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

David Harvey is Distinguished Professor of Anthropology at the City University of New York Graduate School. He was previously Professor of Geography at both the Johns Hopkins University and Oxford University. His books include Explanation in Geography (1969), Social Justice and the City (1973), The Limits to Capital (1982), The Urban Experience (1988), The Condition of Postmodernity (1989), Justice, Nature and the Geography of Difference (1996) and Spaces of Hope (2000).

Table of Contents

1Reinventing geography: an interview with the editors of New Left Review3
Part 1Geographical Knowledges/Political Power
2What kind of geography for what kind of public policy?27
3Population, resources, and the ideology of science38
4On countering the Marxian myth--Chicago-style68
5Owen Lattimore: a memoire90
6On the history and present condition of geography: an historical materialist manifesto108
7Capitalism: the factory of fragmentation121
8A view from Federal Hill128
9Militant particularism and global ambition: the conceptual politics of place, space, and environment in the work of Raymond Williams158
10City and justice: social movements in the city188
11Cartographic identities: geographical knowledges under globalization208
Part 2The Capitalist Production of Space
12The geography of capitalist accumulation: a reconstruction of the Marxian theory237
13The Marxian theory of the state267
14The spatial fix: Hegel, Von Thunen and Marx284
15The geopolitics of capitalism312
16From managerialism to entrepreneurialism: the transformation in urban governance in late capitalism345
17The geography of class power369
18The art of rent: globalization and the commodification of culture394

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