Spaces of Capital: Towards a Critical Geography

Spaces of Capital: Towards a Critical Geography

David Harvey


David Harvey is the main influential geographer of our period, owning a name that extends around the social sciences and arts. Spaces of Capital, a set of seminal articles and new essays spanning 3 a long time, demonstrates why his paintings has had-and keeps to have-such an incredible effect. The ebook gathers jointly a few of Harvey's most sensible paintings on of his critical issues: the connection among geographical proposal and political strength in addition to the capitalist creation of house. moreover, he chips away at geography's pretenses of "scientific" neutrality and grounds spatial concept in social justice. Harvey additionally displays at the paintings and careers of little-noticed or misrepresented figures in geography's highbrow history-Kant, Von Thünen, Humboldt, Lattimore, Hegel, Heidegger, Darwin, Malthus, Foucault etc.

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