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Product Description: The debate on modernity and postmodernity has awakened interest in the importance of the spatial for cultural formations. But what of those spaces that exist as much in the imagination as in physical reality? This book attempts to develop an alternative geography and sociology of space by examining `places on the margin'...read more

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9781138142046 | Routledge, March 30, 2016, cover price $165.00 | About this edition: The debate on modernity and postmodernity has awakened interest in the importance of the spatial for cultural formations.

Paperback:

9780415080224 | Routledge, February 1, 1992, cover price $70.95

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Product Description: How should the metropolis be governed? What is the appropriate scale to consider and organize local governance and communities? Bringing together an interdisciplinary and international body of scholarly work, City-Regions in Prospect? explores the city-region as both an evolving concept and as a growing area of planning practice...read more
By Kevin Edson Jones (editor), alex Lord (editor) and Rob Shields (editor)

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9780773546035 | McGill Queens Univ Pr, November 6, 2015, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: How should the metropolis be governed?

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9780773546042 | McGill Queens Univ Pr, November 6, 2015, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: How should the metropolis be governed?

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Product Description: This book successfully illuminates these embedded experiences, questioning how to understand space as a multiple, dynamic, intangible, yet present, form of knowledge. Building from a history of philosopher's and geographer's theories of space, Rob Shields convincingly presents the importance of spatialization and cultural topology in social theory and the possibilities that lies within these theoretical tools...read more

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9781848606647 | Sage Pubns Ltd, July 31, 2013, cover price $143.00 | About this edition: This book successfully illuminates these embedded experiences, questioning how to understand space as a multiple, dynamic, intangible, yet present, form of knowledge.

Paperback:

9781848606654 | Sage Pubns Ltd, July 31, 2013, cover price $54.00 | About this edition: This book successfully illuminates these embedded experiences, questioning how to understand space as a multiple, dynamic, intangible, yet present, form of knowledge.

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Product Description: What does Lyotard's thought offer contemporary theory? By focusing on key concepts and themes from his later texts, such as affect, aesthetics, Andre Malraux, St Paul, nihilism, infancy, space and writing, Rereading Jean-Francois Lyotard: Essays on His Later Works explores the impact and relevance of Lyotard's largely undiscussed late philosophical works for contemporary theoretical debates...read more
By Rob Shields (editor)

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9781409435679 | Ashgate Pub Co, January 30, 2013, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: What does Lyotard's thought offer contemporary theory?

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Product Description: Ecologies of Affect offers a synthetic introduction to the felt dynamics of cities and the character of places. The contributors capture the significance of affects including desire, nostalgia, memory, and hope in forming the identity and tone of places...read more
By Tonya K. Davidson (editor), Ondine Park (editor) and Rob Shields (editor)

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9781554582587 | Wilfrid Laurier Univ Pr, May 30, 2011, cover price $42.99 | About this edition: Ecologies of Affect offers a synthetic introduction to the felt dynamics of cities and the character of places.

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Product Description: The devastation brought upon New Orleans by Hurricane Katrina and the subsequent levee system failure has forced urban theorists to revisit the fundamental question of urban geography and planning: What is a city? Is it a place of memory embedded in architecture, a location in regional and global networks, or an arena wherein communities form and reproduce themselves?Planners, architects, policymakers, and geographers from across the political spectrum have weighed in on how best to respond to the destruction wrought by Hurricane Katrina...read more
By Rob Shields (editor)

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9780820329642 | Univ of Georgia Pr, May 1, 2008, cover price $71.95 | About this edition: The devastation brought upon New Orleans by Hurricane Katrina and the subsequent levee system failure has forced urban theorists to revisit the fundamental question of urban geography and planning: What is a city?

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9780820330945 | Univ of Georgia Pr, May 1, 2008, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: The devastation brought upon New Orleans by Hurricane Katrina and the subsequent levee system failure has forced urban theorists to revisit the fundamental question of urban geography and planning: What is a city?

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Product Description: In the past decade construction and engineering have changed dramatically, with an explosion of innovative new approaches to construction and new methodologies. By bringing together economic, social and construction/engineering management perspectives, this book offers a unique and comprehensive survey of these approaches and techniques...read more
By Andre Manseau (editor) and Rob Shields (editor)

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9780754643784 | Ashgate Pub Co, June 30, 2005, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: In the past decade construction and engineering have changed dramatically, with an explosion of innovative new approaches to construction and new methodologies.

Hardcover:

9780415281805 | Routledge, December 1, 2002, cover price $175.00

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9780415281812 | Routledge, December 1, 2002, cover price $61.95

Miscellaneous:

9780203987186 | Routledge, November 28, 2002, cover price $45.95

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Hardcover:

9780415093699 | Routledge, March 1, 1999, cover price $210.00

Paperback:

9780415093705, titled "Lefebvre, Love and Struggle: Spatial Dialectics" | Routledge, March 1, 1999, cover price $67.95

Miscellaneous:

9780203983959, titled "Lefebvre, Love and Struggle: Spatial Dialectics" | Routledge, December 10, 1998, cover price $53.95

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Product Description: The Internet is here but have we caught up with all the implications for culture and everyday life? This collection of original articles on the development of computer-mediated communications brings together many of the most accomplished writers on the Net and cyberspace...read more
By Rob Shields (editor)

Hardcover:

9780803975187 | Sage Pubns, February 1, 1996, cover price $82.95 | About this edition: The Internet is here but have we caught up with all the implications for culture and everyday life?

Paperback:

9780803975194 | Sage Pubns Ltd, April 15, 1996, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: The Internet is here but have we caught up with all the implications for culture and everyday life?

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By Jon Alexander (editor), Adam Podgorecki (editor) and Rob Shields (editor)

Paperback:

9780886292706 | McGill Queens Univ Pr, January 1, 1996, cover price $32.95

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By Rob Shields (editor)

Hardcover:

9780415060592 | Routledge, August 1, 1992, cover price $74.95

Paperback:

9780415060608 | Routledge, August 1, 1992, cover price $69.95

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