By Kim Dovey
About the practices and politics of position and id formation – the slippery ways that who we're turns into wrapped up with the place we are – this ebook exposes the kinfolk of position to energy. It hyperlinks daily features of position event to the social theories of Deleuze and Bourdieu in a really readable demeanour. it is a publication that takes the social critique of equipped shape one other step via unique fieldwork and research specifically case studies.
Through a wide variety of case experiences from nationalist monuments and new urbanist suburbs to city laneways and avant garde interiors, questions are explored reminiscent of: what's local personality? How do squatter settlements paintings and does it subject what they seem like? Can structure unencumber? How do monuments and public areas form or stabilize nationwide identity?
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