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This book examines a variety of subjective spatial experiences and knowledge production practices in order to shed new light on the specifics of contemporary socio-spatial change, driven as it is by inter alia, digitalization, transnationalization, and migration. Considering the ways in which emerging spatial phenomena are conditioned by an increasing interconnectedness, this book asks how spaces are changing as a result of mediatization, increased mobility, globalization, and social dislocation. With attention to questions surrounding the negotiation and (visual) communication of space, it explores the arrangements, spatialities, and materialities that underpin the processes of spatial refiguration by which these changes come about. Bringing together the work of leading scholars from across diverse range disciplines to address questions of socio-spatial transformation, this volume will appeal to sociologists and geographers, as well as scholars and practitioners of urban planning and architecture.

chapter 1|14 pages

Navigating Spatial Transformations Through the Refiguration of Spaces

ByAngela Million, Christian Haid, Ignacio Castillo Ulloa, Nina Baur
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part I|69 pages

Spatiality and temporality

chapter 2|11 pages

The Refiguration of Space, Circulation, and Mobility

ByMartina Löw, Hubert Knoblauch
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chapter 3|18 pages

Spatial Occupation—Destruction—Virtualization

Types, categories, and processes of a crucial factor in social life
ByKarl-Siegbert Rehberg
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chapter 5|12 pages

Spatiotemporal Entanglements

Insights from history
BySusanne Rau
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chapter 6|12 pages

Slow Movement on the Slope

On Architecture Principe's theory of the oblique function and the role of circulation in architectural and urban design
ByChristian Sander
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part II|82 pages

Spatiality, social inequality, and the economy

chapter 7|10 pages

‘Open Borders’

A postcolonial critique
ByGurminder K. Bhambra
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chapter 8|12 pages

The Centrality of Race to Inequality Across the World-System 1

Old figurations and new reconfigurations
ByManuela Boatcă
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chapter 9|11 pages

Spatial Transformations in World-Historical Perspective

Towards mapping the space and time of wealth accumulation
ByRoberto Patricio Korzeniewicz, Corey R. Payne
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chapter 10|16 pages

Infrastructures for Global Production in Ethiopia and Argentina

Commodity chains and urban spatial transformation
ByElke Beyer, Lucas-Andrés Elsner, Anke Hagemann
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chapter 12|16 pages

Spatial Transformations and Spatio-Temporal Coupling

Links between everyday shopping behavior and changes in the retail landscape
ByElmar Kulke, Nina Baur
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part III|73 pages

Digitization and visualization of space

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chapter 14|11 pages

Talking to My Community Elsewhere

Bringing together networked public spheres and the concept of translocal communities
ByDaniel Maier, Daniela Stoltenberg, Barbara Pfetsch, Annie Waldherr
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chapter 15|12 pages

Annotating Places

A critical assessment of two hypotheses on how locative media transform urban public places
ByEric Lettkemann, Ingo Schulz-Schaeffer
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chapter 16|11 pages

Representational and Animatic Corporeality

Refiguring bodies and digitally mediated cities
ByGillian Rose
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chapter 17|24 pages

Refiguring Spaces

Transformative aspects of migration and tourism
ByStefanie Bürkle
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part IV|69 pages

Imagining, producing, and negotiating space

chapter 18|15 pages

Ontological Security, Globalization, and Geographical Imagination

ByIlse Helbrecht, Janina Dobrusskin, Carolin Genz, Lucas Pohl
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chapter 19|11 pages

Where we Turn to

Rethinking networks, urban space, and research methods
ByTalja Blokland, Daniela Krüger, Robert Vief, Henrik Schultze
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chapter 20|16 pages

Reconfiguring the Spaces of Urban Politics

Circuits, territories, and territorialization
ByJennifer Robinson
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chapter 21|9 pages

Appropriating Berlin's Tempohomes

ByAyham Dalal, Aline Fraikin, Antonia Noll
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chapter 22|16 pages

“I Spy with My Little Eye”

Children's actual use and experts' intended design of public space
ByIgnacio Castillo Ulloa, Angela Million, Jona Schwerer
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