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Spatialities of globalisation.

Amin, A. (2002) 'Spatialities of globalisation.', Environment and planning A., 34 (3). pp. 385-399.

Abstract

The focus of this paper is on the theorisation of the spatialities of globalisation. I seek to shift the emphasis away from the currently dominant discourse of scalar and territorial relativisation, towards relational processes and network forms of organisation that defy a linear distinction between place and space. I stress the importance of actor networks of varying length and duration as well as the world of practices as the central components of a topographical understanding of globalisation. What this might mean in terms of a theorisation of place is illustrated through a discussion of the geography of the urban economy and a discussion of the politics of place.

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Publisher Web site:http://dx.doi.org/10.1068/a3439
Record Created:05 Apr 2007
Last Modified:08 Apr 2009 16:29

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