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  • Creating parallel public spaces through private governments : a South African case study
  • Cape Town ; Neighbourhood ; Post-apartheid ; Public space ; Security ; Segregation ; South Africa ; Town ; Urban area ; Western Cape
  • This paper argues that in central Cape Town different public spaces exist parallel to each other, continuing the long history of dysfunctional public spaces in South Africa. Privately policed public spaces are distinctly different from regular
  • , not privately governed spaces, they have become more public than they were before. Through time different public spaces developed their own cultures, norms and values. This continues, with the non-white poor congregating in regular open spaces and a white class
  • in a parallel set of open spaces.
  • 2012
  • The politics of autonomous space
  • Place ; Policy ; Space ; Spatial ontology ; Subjectivity
  • of space. The A. develops the concept of the site via site ontology as an event-space that describes the differential contours and pressures of aggregating and dispersing bodies. The paper's contribution lies in considering how politics and political
  • potentials are specified by such event-spaces. The A. argues that subjectivity is often suspended where bodies encounter or get enlisted in the unanticipated connections and relations that site ontology describes.
  • 2012
  • Concept ; Geopolitics ; Social sciences ; Space ; State ; Territorial strategy ; War
  • This article highlights an understudied phenomenon : the relationship between space and war. The relationship between war and space is presented at two main levels, tactical and strategic. It is argued that despite many changes in relations between
  • war and space, physical space remains a key issue in any war and, as such, geographers should examine it. Such an examination cannot be limited to critical approaches or geographers will fall short in competition with scholars from other fields
  • 2012
  • My Space/Mi Espacio: Evangelical Christianity and Identity Politics in Mexico
  • Catholics ; Christianity ; Community ; Identification ; Mexico ; Neighbourhood ; Public space ; Religion ; Social geography ; Space ; Territorialisation ; conflict ; evangelical Christianity ; evangélicos ; space
  • analyses evangelical identity politics and more generally religious competition in contemporary Mexico through a specific focus on the construction, dissemination and imagination of space. The imagination and occupation of a particular space determines
  • the specific identity of its followers. Since the identity–space construct is primarily anchored in the political, religious, economic and funerary contexts in most societies, these four rubrics are woven together to assess of the evangelical Christian space
  • –identity construct. The paper furthers research on religious space creation, dissemination and demarcation amongst evangelical Christians in Mexico, and it emphasises the extent to which the strategies of spatial expansion can lead to rigorous intra-faith
  • 2012
  • Social and economic inequality in the rural space of Israel
  • This paper explores some recent manifestations of regional inequalities in the rural space of Israel. The Israeli rural space is largely made up of planned settlements, which were originally based on a principle of equal opportunity to all settlers
  • to attain an average predetermined level of income. It is a preliminary attempt to examine a number of dimensions of inequality that exist in the rural space in Israel, and to identify the underlying factors that may explain these inequalities. The basic
  • 2012
  • Iron curtains : gates, suburbs and privatization of space in the post-socialist city
  • Bulgaria ; Gated community ; Post-communism ; Private space ; Privatisation ; Public space ; Sofia ; Suburbs ; Urban area ; Urban development ; Urbanization
  • , and the recent expansion of private space, the text reviews the recent evolution of post-socialist cities in Eastern Europe before focusing on Sofia and on the gated houses and gated complexes that have developed in the city’s inner areas and recent suburbs
  • 2012
  • Putting space in place : philosophical topography and relational geography
  • Boundary ; Boundedness ; Concept ; Ontology ; Philosophy ; Place ; Relationality ; Space ; Theory
  • 2012
  • Gender, space, and drunkenness : Liverpool's licensed premises, 1860–1914
  • Alcoholism ; Behaviour ; Consumption ; England ; Gender ; Legislation ; Liverpool ; Private space ; Public space ; Social geography ; United Kingdom ; Woman
  • 2012
  • Shared space, distant lives ? understanding family and intimacy at home through the lens of internet gambling
  • Behaviour ; Empowerment ; Family ; Internet ; Privacy ; Social geography ; Societal relations ; Space ; Space time ; United Kingdom
  • 2012
  • Human geography without time-space
  • Concept ; Espace vécu ; Human geography ; Post-structuralism ; Production of space ; Space time
  • 2012
  • Cartography ; Distance ; Interpolation ; Krigeage ; Landscape ; Olsztyn ; Planning ; Poland ; Regionalization ; Rural area ; Space
  • The variations in geographic space and landscape have to be analyzed for the purpose of determining boundaries between the elements and components of space or landscapes with different scenic value. The objective of this study was to analyze the use
  • . The analyzed space were rural areas in the transitional zone of Olsztyn. Interpolation was performed using classification values determined with the involvement of the impression curve method proposed by Wejchert. The results can be used to model planning space
  • 2012
  • Socializing space and politicizing financial innovation/destruction : some observations on Occupy Wall Street
  • Financial crisis ; Globalization ; Neo liberalism ; Political geography ; Public space ; Social movement
  • 2012
  • Community volunteering as neoliberal strategy ? Green space production in Berlin
  • Berlin ; Citizenship ; Community garden ; Germany ; Green space ; Local authority ; Neo liberalism ; Urban administration ; Urban geography ; Volunteering
  • 2012
  • The encroachment of value pragmatism on pluralism : the practice of the valuation of urban green space using stated-preference approaches
  • Economic value ; Green space ; Perception ; Preference ; Urban area ; Urban environment ; Value system
  • 2012
  • Lost in space ? Ethnography and the disparate geographies of social process
  • Ethnography ; Human geography ; New York City ; New York State ; Societal relations ; Space time ; United States of America
  • 2012
  • Doing community supported agriculture : tactile space, affect and effects of membership
  • Agriculture ; Consumer behaviour ; Food ; Tactile space ; United States of America
  • 2012
  • Regulating public space on the beachfronts of Rio de Janeiro
  • Accessibility ; Beachfront ; Brazil ; Democracy ; Perception ; Public space ; Rio de Janeiro ; Town planning ; Urban area ; Urbanization
  • 2012
  • Sibling caringscapes : time-space practices of caring within youth-headed households in Tanzania and Uganda
  • AIDS ; Care ; Emotion ; Enquiry ; Health ; Life cycle ; Participation ; Space time ; Tanzania ; Uganda ; Young people
  • 2012
  • Rethinking urban public space : accounts from a junction in West London
  • England ; Espace vécu ; London ; Neighbourhood ; Public space ; Social exclusion ; United Kingdom ; Urban area ; Urban life
  • 2012
  • Colombia ; Decentralization ; Drug ; Production of space ; Rural community ; State ; Territory ; Violence
  • -paramilirary strategies, and government reforms aim at territorial restructuring through decentralisation. Relying on the conceptual cues offered by Lefebvre and Gramsci on state, space, and hegemony, the A. argues that Urabá's narco-driven economies
  • of violence are not anathema to projects of modern liberal statehood, but tied to initiatives aimed at making spaces governable, expanding trade and attracting capital.
  • 2012