The text comprises: - a thorough appraisal of the work of key post-structuralist thinkers, including Gilles … abstract = "Post-structuralism is an intellectual movement that emerged in philosophy and the humanities in the 1960s and 1970s. In regard to geography, the movement's impact has been largest in cultural geography, where it has led to new perspectives on landscapes, representation, and identity. In doing so, we argue that a geographical sensibility, that is, an alertness to space, space-time contexts, historicogeographical specificities and so on, should be considered part and parcel of postdisciplinary, post-structural theorizing, research, and politics. We then go on to discuss some of the more influential aspects of post-structuralist geography. AB - Post-structuralism is an intellectual movement that emerged in philosophy and the humanities in the 1960s and 1970s. With the advent of post-structuralism in human geography, much attention has been given to the project of mapping the subject, and, more recently, the affective and embodied processes that constitute subjectivity in ways that lie outside of language. N2 - Post-structuralism is an intellectual movement that emerged in philosophy and the humanities in the 1960s and 1970s. Post-structuralism is an intellectual movement that emerged in philosophy and the humanities in the 1960s and 1970s. Would you like to know more? @inbook{33962afaeb1442cbaba8683745d94161. Post-structuralism has been criticized for being idealist and apolitical and for lacking evaluative standards, charges that most post-structuralists reject or reinterpret. doi = "10.1016/B978-008044910-4.00727-6". What distinguishes structuralism from post-structuralism is not always easy to identify, but as a general rule post-structuralists see their theories as based on structuralism’s philosophy of language (Saussure) and anthropology (Lévi-Strauss), but they apply those insights to a wider It is closely related to Post-Modernism, although the two concepts are not synonymous. In doing so, we argue that a geographical sensibility, that is, an alertness to space, space-time contexts, historicogeographical specificities and so on, should be considered part and parcel of postdisciplinary, post-structural theorizing, research, and politics.". The starting point for a post-structural theoretical vision is language and signification. Post-structuralism is the literary and philosophical work that both builds upon and rejects ideas within structuralism, the intellectual project that preceded it. Post-structuralist Geography is a highly accessible introduction to post-structuralist theory that critically assesses how post-structuralism can be used to study space and place. In the 1970s, structuralism was criticized for its rigidity and ahistoricism . We then go on to discuss some of the more influential aspects of post-structuralist geography. Claude Levi-Strauss and the Four Tenets of Structuralism Structuralism was the rage in Parisian intellectual circles in the 1960s, but its ". The text comprises: - a thorough appraisal of the work of key post-structuralist thinkers, including Gilles Deleuze, Michel Foucault, and Bruno Latour DisOrdering space II the case of planning, Post-structuralist Geography: A Guide to Relational Space. In doing so, we argue that a geographical sensibility, that is, an alertness to space, space-time contexts, historicogeographical specificities and so on, should be considered part and parcel of postdisciplinary, post-structural theorizing, research, and politics. In the Post-Structuralist approach to textual analysis, the reader … tenets of structuralism—from whence it gets its name. For this reason, it is crucial, in order to understand poststructuralism, to start with Claude Levi-Strauss and the structuralist enterprise. / Woodward, K.; Dixon, D. P.; Jones, J. P. T1 - Poststructuralism/Poststructuralist Geographies. Post-structuralist Geography is a highly accessible introduction to post-structuralist theory that critically assesses how post-structuralism can be used to study space and place. At the same time, however, the French communist party's (PCF) support of the oppressive policies of the USSR contributed to popular disillusionment with orthodox Marxism. Poststructuralism/Poststructuralist Geographies, International Encyclopedia of Human Geography. We then go on to discuss some of the more influential aspects of post-structuralist geography. In regard to geography, the movement's impact has been largest in cultural geography, where it has led to new perspectives on landscapes, representation, and identity. Second, and following on, poststructuralism is radically anti-essentialist; for post-structuralism, meaning and identity are effects rather than causes. As such, poststructuralists utilized while also challenging the ascendancy of key structuralist theorists including SAUSSURE and LÉVI-STRAUSS. Key Features Offers a thorough appraisal of the work of key post-structuralist thinkers, including Gilles … Todos los resultados de la Búsqueda de libros ». As a res… “Post-structuralism is a reaction to structuralism and works against seeing language as a stable, closed system. Much of its de-stabilizing force within the discipline has revolved around antagonisms between it and other geographic approaches, especially spatial science, critical realism and Marxism, and humanistic geography. Structuralism, in linguistics, any one of several schools of 20th-century linguistics committed to the structuralist principle that a language is a self-contained relational structure, the elements of which derive their existence and their value from their distribution and oppositions in texts or discourse.This principle was first stated clearly, for… However, it also has adherents in political geography, economic geography, and social geography. Post-structuralist Geography is a highly accessible introduction to post-structuralist theory that critically assesses how post-structuralism can be used to study space and place. Here, we first elaborate the tenets of structuralism and post-structuralism, dividing the latter into theorists whose work alternatively stress epistemology and ontology. It is a shift from seeing the poem or novel as a closed entity, equipped with definite meanings which it is the critic's task to decipher, to seeing literature as irreducibly plural, an endless play of signifiers which can never be title = "Poststructuralism/Poststructuralist Geographies". Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter. ism. It challenged the tenets of structuralism, which had previously held sway over the interpretation of language and texts in the humanities and the study of economies and cultures in the social sciences. Post-structuralism has been criticized for being idealist and apolitical and for lacking evaluative standards, charges that most post-structuralists reject or reinterpret. Here, we first elaborate the tenets of structuralism and post-structuralism, dividing the latter into theorists whose work alternatively stress epistemology and ontology. Post-structuralist Geography is a highly accessible introduction to post-structuralist theory that critically assesses how post-structuralism can be used to study space and place. Accordingly, post-structuralism discards the idea of interpreting media (or the world) within pre-establis… A quick primer on difference between structuralism and post-structuralism. Post-structuralism: The origin of post-structuralism goes back to Ferdinand Saussure’s structuralism. 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