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Space and time in geography

essays dedicated to Torsten Hägerstrand

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Published by CWK Gleerup in Lund .
Written in English

  • Hägerstrand, Torsten,
  • Geography -- Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[edited by Allan Pred and produced with the cooperation of Gunnar Törnqvist].
    SeriesLund studies in geography.
    ContributionsHägerstrand, Torsten., Pred, Allan Richard, 1936-
    LC ClassificationsG70 .S67 1981
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 245 p.
    Number of Pages245
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3070087M
    ISBN 109140306038
    ISBN 109789140306036
    LC Control Number82168160

    Variation in travel time (ΔTT) is divided by the time period (ΔT) over which the process took place; the slope of the curve. The above figure provides an example of space-time convergence between two locations, A and B. In , it took hours to travel between A and B. By , this travel time was reduced to hours. A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. Learn more DOI:

    Buy Time-Space Compression (Routledge Studies in Human Geography) 1 by Warf, Barney (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low Author: Barney Warf. Space and place together define the nature of geography. Spatial analysis or the explanation of spatial organisation is at the forefront of geographical research. Geographers appear to be confident of both the meaning of space and the methods suited to its analysis.

    Time geography or time-space geography is an evolving transdisciplinary perspective on spatial and temporal processes and events such as social interaction, ecological interaction, social and environmental change, and biographies of individuals. Time geography "is not a subject area per se", but rather an integrative ontological framework and visual language in which space and time .   Advances in integrated GPS/GIS technologies, the availability of large datasets (over time and space), and increased capacity to manage, integrate, model and visualize complex data in (near) real time, offer the GIS and geography communities extraordinary opportunities to begin to integrate sophisticated space-time analysis and models in the.

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Space-time analysis is a rapidly growing research frontier in geography, GIS, and GIScience. Advances in integrated Space and time in geography book technologies, the availability of large datasets (over time and space), and increased capacity to manage, integrate, model and visualize complex data in (near) real time, offer the GIS and geography communities extraordinary Manufacturer: Springer.

Space-time analysis is a rapidly growing research frontier in geography, GIS, and GIScience. Advances in integrated GPS/GIS technologies, the availability of large datasets (over time and space), and increased capacity to manage, integrate, model and visualize complex data in (near) real time, offer the GIS and geography communities extraordinary opportunities to begin to.

Warf shows how time-space compression varies under different historical and geographical conditions, indicating that it is not one, single, homogenous process but a complex, contingent, and contested one. This book will be useful book for those studying and researching Geography, History, Sociology, and Political Science, as well as Cited by: 7.

Time–space geography provides a method of mapping spatial movements through time. Hägerstrand (in T. Carlstein) expressed the time and space needed for events, as a web model, based on four propositions: • space and time are scarce resources which individuals draw on to achieve their aims; • achieving an aim is subject to capability constraints, coupling.

Doreen Massey. Doreen Massey, the geographer of space and power, died on March 11 at age “A lot of what I’ve been trying to do over the all too many years when I’ve been writing about space,” she told interviewer Nigel Warburton in a Social Science Bites interview that remains one of our most popular, “is to bring space alive, to dynamize it and to.

Power, Everyday Practice, and the Discipline of Human Geography. Allan Pred - - In Torsten Hägerstrand & Allan Pred (eds.), Space and Time in Geography: Essays Dedicated to Torsten Hägerstrand. Cwk Gleerup. Philosophy of space and time is the branch of philosophy concerned with the issues surrounding the ontology, epistemology, and character of space and such ideas have been central to philosophy from its inception, the philosophy of space and time was both an inspiration for and a central aspect of early analytic subject focuses on a number of basic issues.

Space is the boundless three-dimensional extent in which objects and events have relative position and direction. Physical space is often conceived in three linear dimensions, although modern physicists usually consider it, with time, to be part of a boundless four-dimensional continuum known as concept of space is considered to be of fundamental.

This book aims to address this void, and in this regard, is a very valuable and needed contribution." ~Claudia Engel, Stanford University "This is a book specializing on visualization of time/space data.

The topics covered are relevant and interesting The updates planned for the second edition focus on ggplot2 and interactive web-based s: 2. Time geography is interested in the idea of competition in and for time and space, and time-geographic analyses, often applying a bottom-up perspective, study how individuals’ everyday activities are arranged and coordinated in time in the context of the geographical location of important places, such as home, work, and service centers.

example, books upon books which document the different kinds of constantly adjusting time and space in real time, so producing what is now called micro or hyper-coordination (Katz and Aakhus, ). For a long time in geography, the accepted way was to. Including ten new chapters on nature, globalization, development and risk, and a new section on practicing geography, this is a completely revised and updated edition of the best-selling, standard student resource.

Key Concepts in Geography explains the key terms - space, time, place, scale, landscape - that define the language of geography. The sociology of space is a sub-discipline of sociology that mostly borrows from theories developed within the discipline of geography, including the sub fields of human geography, economic geography, and feminist "sociology" of space examines the social and material constitution of spaces.

It is concerned with understanding the social practices. This book demonstrates that there are many different concepts of distance and a variety of spaces to be explored and mapped. It argues that space is best viewed as a relation on a set of objects.

Consequently the notions of sets and relations are examined first and illustrated with geographical examples.

Get this from a library. Space and time in geography: essays dedicated to Torsten Hägerstrand. [Torsten Hägerstrand; Allan Pred;] -- This book is a festschrift for Torsten Hagerstrand. "Through your work on migration, innovation diffusion, and time-geography you have helped demonstrate that geography's most profound insights are.

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Whether he is considering sacred versus “biased” space, mythical space and place, time in experiential space, or cultural attachments to space, Tuan’s analysis is thoughtful and insightful. Until retiring inYi-Fu Tuan was professor of geography at.

Theory and Methods book. Critical Essays in Human Geography. Edited By Chris Philo. Edition 1st Edition. Time, Space, Place and Space-Time. chapter 13 | 18 pages Social Reproduction and the Time-Geography of Everyday Life. By Allan Pred.

View abstract. chapter 14 | 8 pages Geography and the realm of passages. By Erik Wallin. An academic "geography" book is not my field at all, but I found it fascinating to read Yi-Fu Tuan's insight into space, place and time.

What makes something a place, setting it apart from space. There is a lot of research involving nonliterate peoples and nomadic tribes.4/5(36). Geocriticism and Spatial Literary Studies is a new book series focusing on the dynamic relations among space, place, and literature.

The spatial turn in the humanities and social sciences has occasioned an explosion of innovative, multidisciplinary scholarship in recent years, and geocriticism, broadly conceived, has been among the more promising developments in.

This article aims to review and synthesize work that is currently going on in human geography and other areas of social science which addresses the questions of space, place, and time as cultural processes of spatial and temporal formation.

It addresses key questions that arise when space and time are treated as constitutive elements of the work of political relation. This book brings together international time-geographic research from a range of disciplines.

Swedish geographer Torsten Hägerstrand is a key foundation for this book, and an introductory biography charts the influences that led to the formation of his theories. A central theme across time-geography research is recognizing time and space as.Chapter Space and Place John Agnew (University of California, Los Angeles) in J.

Agnew and D. Livingstone (eds.) Handbook of Geographical Knowledge. London: Sage, (forthcoming) The question of space and place in geographical knowledge is ultimately not just about.