Category Archives: Society and Space

Society and Space book series – Adams, Circulation and Urbanization and Beer, The Data Gaze

Finally got series editor copies of the two new books in the Society and Space book series – David Beer, The Data Gaze: Capitalism, Power and Perception and Ross Exo Adams, Circulation and Urbanization. Both highly recommended, of course! More details on … Continue reading

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My favourite academic books of 2018

My favourite academic books of 2018. As with previous years – 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 – these are shaped by my interests, books that are sent to me, ones from publishers I review for, etc. etc. I’ve not read all the … Continue reading

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David Beer, The Data Gaze: Capitalism, Power and Perception – Sage 2018 (Society and Space series)

David Beer, The Data Gaze: Capitalism, Power and Perception is now published. This is the latest book in the Sage Society and Space book series, which I edit. A significant new way of understanding contemporary capitalism is to understand the intensification … Continue reading

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David Beer on the process of writing The Data Gaze: Capitalism, Power and Perception

The next book in the Society and Space book series will be David Beer, The Data Gaze: Capitalism, Power and Perception. Dave has an interesting post on the process of writing the book at Medium. A significant new way of … Continue reading

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David Beer, The Data Gaze: Capitalism, Power and Perception – next book in Sage Society and Space series

David Beer, The Data Gaze: Capitalism, Power and Perception – will be the next book in the Sage Society and Space book series I edit. More details on the series and other forthcoming titles can be found here. The Sage … Continue reading

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Society and Space book series update – published and forthcoming titles

        Three books have been published so far in the Society and Space book series I edit with Sage: Dan Bulley, Migration, Ethics and Power: Spaces Of Hospitality In International Politics Marcus Doel, Geographies of Violence: Killing Space, … Continue reading

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50 Years of Environment and Planning – new website, launch of EPE: Nature and Space and 50 free-to-access articles

A new website for the journals, launch of Environment and Planning E: Nature and Space, renaming of A, B and C, and 50 free to access articles from the journals. First published in June 1969, the first issue of Environment and Planning was one … Continue reading

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Marcus Doel’s Geographies of Violence in the Society and Space book series now published

Marcus Doel’s book Geographies of Violence: Killing Time, Killing Space is now published. This is the third book to appear in the Society and Space book series I edit with Sage. We experience violence all our lives, from that very first scream … Continue reading

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Society and Space book series – first two volumes by Bulley and Klauser out soon

Over the past several years I’ve been working with Sage on a Society and Space book series, which is linked to the Environment and Planning D: Society and Space journal (now published by Sage). There are several books under contract or … Continue reading

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Saba Mahmood 2016 AAG Society and Space lecture video

From the Society and Space open site: Professor Saba Mahmood (University of California, Berkeley) delivered the Society and Space plenary lecture at the Association of American Geographers meeting on March 31, 2016. A video of her excellent talk, titled “Secularism, … Continue reading

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