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The Castells Reader on Cities and Social Theory

by Manuel Castells

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Published by Blackwell Publishing Limited .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsIda Susser (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages431
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7610174M
ISBN 100631219323
ISBN 109780631219323

Castells ’ cr itique led to a because of a fixation with the diversity of social problems in cities and because. reader o n cities and social theory (pp. Author: Cary Wu. Manuel Castells theory of the network society is highly relevant in understanding contemporary forms of social interaction. “It permeates most societies in the world, in various cultural and institutional manifestations, as the industrial society characterized the social structure of both capitalism and statism for most of the twentieth.

The Castells Reader on Cities and Social Theory. Manuel Castells $ - $   Castells, M. () The culture of cities in the information age. Paper presented at the the US Library of Congress Conference on Frontiers in the Mind in the Twenty-first Century, Washington, DC, June [published in I. Susser (Ed.) () The Castells Reader on Cities and Social Theory, pp. Oxford: Blackwell]. Google ScholarCited by:

This first book in Castells groundbreaking trilogy, with a substantial new preface, highlights the economic and social dynamics of the information age and shows how the network society has now fully risen on a global scale. Groundbreaking volume on the impact of the age of information on all aspects of society Includes coverage of the influence of the internet and the net-economy Describes the.   The Castells Reader on Cities and Social Theory. This collection could be titled "Manuel Castells: Essential Readings". It comprises key selections from the work of this prominent urbanist throughout his career, together with two previously unpublished chapters that sum up Castells's views on the state of both the urban and of urban sociology at the millennium.


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The Castells Reader on Cities and Social Theory Ida Susser This collection of Castells' classic writing, which also includes two new essays written specifically for this book, reflects the panoramic breadth of his knowledge, the clarity of his approach, and the scholarly rigor and intellectual depth of his theoretical methods.

Castells's profound intelligence elucidates the transformations of cities in the twentieth century. Ida Susser has produced a book that illuminates the theoretical underpinnings of his far-ranging achievements.

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An anthology of works from Castells’s early neo-Marxists writings through writings about the informational city and the network society completed before is Ida Susser (ed.), The Castells Reader on Cities and Social Theory (Oxford: Blackwell, ). For addition readings on cities in the Information Age city, see Steven Graham.

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Groundbreaking volume on the impact of the age of information on Show all. Reviews of the Second Edition. The Castells Reader on Cities and Social Theory is an essential resource for students and scholars of sociology, anthropology, political science, and urban studies."--Jacket.

Manuel Castells' work represents a revolutionary rethinking of the processes of advanced capitalism and the generation of inequality. This collection reflects the panoramic breadth of his knowledge, and the scholarly rigour and intellectual depth of his theoretical methods. This new edition provides more ample biographical and intellectual introductions to each thinker, and substantial introductions to each of the major sections.

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Manuel Castells’The City and the Grassroots must be considered one of the most important books ever published on urban social movements.

Castells elegantly identifies three core themes of modern. Like all Castells’ pieces, this book covers a large scope and does so with a lot of detail. In broadest strokes, this book is an analysis of (the then) new information technologies and urban-regional processes as they occur in a larger historical context.

He identifies this new mode of development as the informational mode of development. His. The Castells Reader on Cities and Social Theory represents selections from the work of Manual Castells, who, according to a cover statement, is " the most influential urban theorist of our time." The book is divided into three parts.

Each examines the link between urban life and the economy.