0
Your cart

Your cart is empty

Books > Earth & environment > Geography > Human geography

Buy Now

Cities and Fascination - Beyond the Surplus of Meaning (Paperback) Loot Price: R1,180
Discovery Miles 11 800
  • This item is a special order that could take a long time to obtain.

Cities and Fascination - Beyond the Surplus of Meaning (Paperback): Wolf-Dietrich Sahr, Heiko Schmid, John Urry

Cities and Fascination - Beyond the Surplus of Meaning (Paperback)

Wolf-Dietrich Sahr, Heiko Schmid, John Urry

 (sign in to rate)
Loot Price R1,180 Discovery Miles 11 800 | Repayment Terms: R108 pm x 12*

Bookmark and Share

Supplier out of stock. If you add this item to your wish list we will let you know when it becomes available.

Bringing together leading urban scholars, this book discusses the linkages between the economic, social and psychological factors of the urban environment. It focuses on the growth of private urbanity that has led to a 'spectactularization' of the city, the most extreme component of attention being the fascination which is aroused by attractions and state-managed events. The complex characteristics of this fascination are examined under the dimensions of aesthetics, emotions, lived experiences and power structures and governance. The interdisciplinary nature of this collection has wide international appeal and will be of interest to academics of social and cultural geography and cultural and media studies.

General

Imprint: Routledge
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Release date: October 2016
First published: 2011
Editors: Wolf-Dietrich Sahr • Heiko Schmid • John Urry
Dimensions: 234 x 156mm (L x W)
Format: Paperback
Pages: 262
ISBN-13: 978-1-138-25509-8
Categories: Books > Arts & Architecture > Architecture > Landscape art & architecture > City & town planning - architectural aspects
Books > Reference & Interdisciplinary > Interdisciplinary studies > Cultural studies > General
Books > Social sciences > Sociology, social studies > Social institutions > General
Books > Earth & environment > Geography > Human geography > General
LSN: 1-138-25509-2
Barcode: 9781138255098

Is the information for this product incomplete, wrong or inappropriate? Let us know about it.

Does this product have an incorrect or missing image? Send us a new image.

Is this product missing categories? Add more categories.

Review This Product

No reviews yet - be the first to create one!

Partners