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Key Thinkers on Space and Place free pdf including entries on Saskia Sassen, Tim Ingold, Cindi Katz and John Urry, the book covers ideas ranging from humanism, Marxism, feminism and post-structuralism to queer-theory, post-colonialism, globalization and deconstruction presenting a thorough look at diverse ways in which space and place has been theorized. An essential text for geographers, this now classic reference text is for all those interested in theories of space and place, whether in geography, sociology, cultural studies, urban studies, planning, anthropology, or women's studies.

About Rob Kitchin

Rob Kitchin is a professor and ERC Advanced Investigator at the National University of Ireland Maynooth. His research interests include open and big data, data infrastructures, mapping and spatial media, software and everyday life, and smart cities. He is principal investigator of the Programmable City project, the Dublin Dashboard, the All-Island Research Observatory, and the Digital Repository of Ireland. He has published widely across the social sciences, including 23 books and over 150 articles and book chapters, including The Data Revolution: Big Data, Open Data, Data Infrastructures and Their Consequences (SAGE, 2014). He is editor of the international journal, Dialogues in Human Geography, and has been an editor of Progress in Human Geography and Social and Cultural Geography. He was the editor-in-chief of the 12 volume, International Encyclopedia of Human Geography. In 2013 he was awarded the Royal Irish Academy's Gold Medal for the Social Sciences and in 2011 the Association of American Geographers 'Meridian Book Award' for the outstanding book in the discipline.

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Author : Rob Kitchin
Publisher : SAGE Publications Ltd
Data Published : 12 November 2010
ISBN : 1849201021
EAN : 9781849201025
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 528 pages
Age + : 18 years
Language : English
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