Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-324) and indexes
Part One. Introduction -- 1. Margin and Periphery -- 2. Early Approaches: A Review in the Form of Critique -- 3. Synopsis: -- 1. Social Spatialisation -- 2. The Social Construction of the Spatial -- 3. Social Spatialisations and the ̀Sense of Place': -- Chapter 2. Ritual Pleasures of a Seaside Resort -- Chapter 3. Niagara Falls: Honeymoon Capital of the World -- Chapter 4. The True North Strong and Free -- Chapter 5. The North-South Divide in England: -- Chapter 6. Synthesis and Implications
Self-Renewing 2017 UoY
The debate on modernity and postmodernity has awakened interest in the importance of the spatial for cultural formations. Rob Shields has here developed an alternative geography and sociology of space by examining 'places on the margin'