Philosophy and the City: Interdisciplinary and Transcultural Perspectives (Hardcover)

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Philosophy and the City: Interdisciplinary and Transcultural Perspectives (Hardcover)

By Keith Jacobs (Editor), Jeff Malpas (Editor)

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This volume provides an invaluable resource for advanced-level students of place and space in philosophy, geography, sociology and urban studies. It includes coverage of all the major terms, theories and concepts, examines specific cities and historical contexts, and explores future directions for a philosophy of the city.
Keith Jacobs is Professor of Sociology at the University of Tasmania. His publications include: The Dynamics of Local Housing Policy (1999); Experience and Representation: Contemporary Perspectives on Migration in Australia (2011); and House, Home and Society (2016), co-authored with Rowland Atkinson. Jeff Malpas is Distinguished Professor at the University of Tasmania and Visiting Distinguished Professor at Latrobe University. He was founder, and until 2005, Director, of the University of Tasmania's Centre for Applied Philosophy and Ethics. His many publications include Heidegger and the Thinking of Place (2012), Heidegger's Topology (2006) and Place and Experience (2007).
Product Details ISBN: 9781786604590
ISBN-10: 1786604590
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Publication Date: March 18th, 2019
Pages: 330
Language: English