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Andreas Philippopoulos-Mihalopoulos - Spatial Justice: Body, Lawscape, Atmosphere - 9781138191952 - V9781138191952
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Spatial Justice: Body, Lawscape, Atmosphere

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Description for Spatial Justice: Body, Lawscape, Atmosphere Paperback. Num Pages: 277 pages, 4 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JFC; LAQ; RGC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 157 x 235 x 23. Weight in Grams: 404.

There can be no justice that is not spatial. Against a recent tendency to despatialise law, matter, bodies and even space itself, this book insists on spatialising them, arguing that there can be neither law nor justice that are not articulated through and in space.

Spatial Justice presents a new theory and a radical application of the material connection between space – in the geographical as well as sociological and philosophical sense – and the law – in the broadest sense that includes written and oral law, but also embodied social and political norms. More specifically, it argues that spatial justice ... Read more

Written by a leading theorist in the area, Spatial Justice: Body, Lawscape, Atmosphere forges a new interdisciplinary understanding of space and law, while offering a fresh approach to current geopolitical, spatiolegal and ecological issues.

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Taylor & Francis Ltd
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London, United Kingdom
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About Andreas Philippopoulos-Mihalopoulos
Andreas Philippopoulos-Mihalopoulos is Professor of Law at Westminster University, London

Reviews for Spatial Justice: Body, Lawscape, Atmosphere
'Lucid and passionate, this book offers a delicately nuanced and fluid argument accompanied by an astounding breadth of knowledge. Andreas Philippopoulos-Mihalopoulos is a compassionate, funny and sympathetic guide through the lawscape, allowing us to encounter the possibilities for spatial justice. To read it is to experience an abundance of affective engagements with and within the enveloping atmosphere of bodies in ... Read more

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