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Space and social theory

interpreting modernity and postmodernity

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Published by Blackwell Publishers in Oxford, UK, Malden, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human geography -- Philosophy.,
  • Postmodernism -- Social aspects.,
  • Civilization, Modern.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesSpace & social theory
    Statementedited by Georges Benko and Ulf Strohmayer.
    SeriesSpecial publications series ;, 33., Special publications series (Institute of British Geographers) ;, 33
    ContributionsBenko, Georges., Strohmayer, Ulf.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGF21 .S69 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 400 p. :
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL987506M
    ISBN 100631194665, 0631194673
    LC Control Number96025628

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