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"The Anthropology of Space and Place: Locating Culture" is an unprecedented collection of key anthropological articles that illustrate how the conceptual and material dimensions of space are central to the production of social life.
Assembles key anthropological articles that challenge accepted definitions and ideas of space and placeReveals how both the conceptual and mat
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Paperback, 422 pages
Published January 27th 2003 by Blackwell Publishers
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Swati
This book is an anthology of articles about the social construction of different forms of space and place i.e. places/spaces sometimes excluded for certain groups of people due to privatization of public spaces, or are inscribed differently by different cultures, social theories, myths - scientific, political or socio-cultural or even through tourist activities. It also discussed spaces that are racialized/ are trans-national and gendered. Overall its a great introduction to the vastness of the ...more
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