November 25, 2013 1 Comment
October 23, 2013 2 Comments
Ecological artist, educator and writer Mel McCree reviews Peter Kraftl’s new book Geographies of Alternative Education: Diverse Learning Spaces for Children and Young People published by Policy Press.
September 25, 2013 2 Comments
David Bassens from the Free University of Brussels reviews Brett Christophers’ new book Banking across Boundaries: Placing Finance in Capitalism.
September 2, 2013 6 Comments
Perla Zusman from the University of Buenos Aires reviews Rogério Haesbaert book El mito de la desterritorialización. Del Fin de los territorios a la multiterritorialidad [The Myth of Deterritorialization: From the End of Territories to Multiterritoriality]. The book originally came out in Portuguese in 2005 and was translated in Spanish in 2011. Further details about the book can be found here.
Two edited volumes including the work of other Latin American geographers were reviewed on the Open Site earlier this year.
August 28, 2013 1 Comment
Sapana Doshi of the University of Arizona organized an author-critics forum on Gupta’s 2012 Duke University Press book for the Los Angeles AAG. Five reviews of the book are posted on the open site, by Asher Ghertner, Vinay Gidwani, Sallie Marston, Elizabeth Oglesby, and Sapana Doshi, with an introduction to the book provided by Sapana Doshi. Akhil Gupta offers his reply, too.
August 22, 2013 1 Comment
August 12, 2013 2 Comments
Society and Space editorial board member Eduardo Mendieta reviews Pauline Kleingeld’s monograph Kant and Cosmopolitanism: The Philosophical Ideal of World Citizenship. The book came out with Cambridge University Press in 2011.
Eduardo is the co-editor of Reading Kant’s Geography (SUNY Press, 2011).