David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Theoria 15 (3):451-461 (2000)
The paper endeavours to identify three fundamental approaches to the depiction of the urban space. The first is that of the chronicling traveller, for whom thespace is always identified with the aid of events and operations which transmute into performative markings. This approach was replaced at the beginning of the modern period by representation in the form of the map. The third approach is Barthes' perceptions of the city as the Argo and of the urban centre as the place of encounter. Here the urban space is determined through the active participant in play and by his body
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Abraham Akkerman (2009). Urban Void and the Deconstruction of Neo-Platonic City-Form. Ethics, Place and Environment 12 (2):205 – 218.
Abraham Akkerman (2006). Femininity and Masculinity in City-Form: Philosophical Urbanism as a History of Consciousness. [REVIEW] Human Studies 29 (2):229 - 256.
Ramakrishna Nallathiga, Formulating Urban Transport Strategy: A Review of the Experience of Mumbai. [REVIEW]
Nicolas Whybrow (ed.) (2010). Performance and the Contemporary City: An Interdisciplinary Reader. Palgrave Macmillan.
Laura Verdi (2008). The Arts and the Future City. World Futures 64 (1):34 – 42.
Vincent Colapietro (2003). Bebop as Historical Actuality, Urban Aesthetic, and Critical Utterance. Philosophy and Geography 6 (2):153 – 165.
Abraham Akkerman (2012). Gender Myth and the Mind-City Composite: From Plato’s Atlantis to Walter Benjamin’s Philosophical Urbanism. GeoJournal (in Press; Online Version Published) 78.
Francesco Zanini, Fabio Lando & Manuel Bellio, Effects of Tourism on Venice: Commercial Changes Over 30 Years.
Giuseppe Licari (2011). Anthropology of Urban Space: Identities and Places in the Postmodern City. World Futures 67 (1):47-57.
Vittorio Magnago Lampugnani (2011). Urban Design as Craft: Eleven Conversations and Seven Projects 1999-2011 = Stadt Bau Als Handwerk: Elf Gespräche Und Sieben Projekte 1999-2011. [REVIEW] Gta Verlag.
Marcelo Lopes De Souza (2000). Urban Development on the Basis of Autonomy: A Politico-Philosophical and Ethical Framework for Urban Planning and Management. Ethics, Place and Environment 3 (2):187 – 201.
Mark E. Jonas, Yoshiaki M. Nakazawa & James Braun (2012). Appetite, Reason, and Education in Socrates' 'City of Pigs'. Phronesis 57 (4):332-357.
Peta Malins (2008). City Folds : Injecting Drug Use and Urban Space. In Anna Hickey-Moody & Peta Malins (eds.), Deleuzian Encounters: Studies in Contemporary Social Issues. Palgrave Macmillan.
Added to index2012-03-18
Total downloads4 ( #258,452 of 1,102,723 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #296,833 of 1,102,723 )
How can I increase my downloads?