Monthly Archives: November 2010

Review of Sharon Zukin’s Naked City

Available at http://www.metropolitiques.eu/The-Paradoxes-of-Urban.html

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Tarde, Canetti, and Deleuze on crowds and packs

Journal of Classical Sociology November 26, 2010 vol. 10 no. 4 291-314 http://jcs.sagepub.com/content/10/4/291 Abstract A discussion of the works of Tarde, Canetti, and Deleuze reveals some common insights into a social epistemology that rejects both methodological individualism and methodological holism. In this respect, the debate on crowds in the last quarter of the nineteenth century […]

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New Media and the Prolongations of Urban Environments

Convergence: The International Journal of Research into New Media Technologies November 2010 16: 471-487, doi:10.1177/1354856510375528 http://con.sagepub.com/content/16/4/471 Abstract The article addresses the relationships between new media and public urban environments. It advances an anti-reductionist argument, which seeks to understand the material and the immaterial as two irreducible yet intertwined layers or levels of the social sphere. […]

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A Walk in Noisy-le-Grand

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