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Space, Time, and Culture

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Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Topics in philosophy,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Movements - Phenomenology,
  • Mathematics,
  • Philosophy,
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Philosophy / Phenomenology,
  • Probability & Statistics - General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDavid Carr (Editor), Chan-Fai Cheung (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9449259M
    ISBN 101402028237
    ISBN 109781402028236

    Cartographies of Time is easily one of the most beautiful books to come by in the past year, both a treasure trove of antique artwork and a priceless cultural timecapsule containing humanity’s understanding of time and place in the larger context of existence. Dr. Jacqueline Klooster and Drs. Jo Heirman, both of the classics department of the University of Amsterdam, announce the conference entitled 'Space in Literature: Questioning Space in Fiction'.The conference will take place in Amsterdam, May

    Scientists tell us that space and time are really aspects of a single thing, the space-time continuum, that time has no intrinsic direction, and that there is really no such things as objective, observer independent simultaneity, and maybe time travel is possible after all. E. T. Hall’s dimensions of time and space and their relevance in professional cultural interaction Grade 1,7 Author Katja Hache (Author) Year Pages 12 Catalog Number V ISBN (eBook) ISBN (Book) File size KB Language English Tags.

    Space and Time in Languages and Cultures: Linguistic Diversity (, J. Benjamins, co-edited with L. Filipovic). The book makes the philosophy of space and time accessible for anyone trying to come to grips with the complexities of this challenging subject. With well over original line illustrations and a full glossary of terms, the book has the requirements of students firmly in sight and will continue to serve as an essential textbook for philosophy Cited by:


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Space, Time and Culture book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Interculturality has been one of key concepts in phenomenological Space, Time and Culture book.5/5. But it has not radically changed human life the way the technologies of the period covered in Stephen Kern's book have.

The Culture of Time and Space is a brilliant illumination of the Zeitgeist of the transformation to modernity. I love when historians do more than recount events. I'm also a fan of historians refraining from too much by: Space essays in this volume focus on the themes around space, time and culture from the perspectives of Chinese and Western phenomenologists.

Though the discussions begin with classical phenomenological texts in Husserl, Heidegger or Merleau-Ponty, they extend to the problems of Daoism and Buddhism, as well as to sociology and analytic : Hardcover.

The Culture of Time and Space, Stephen Kern writes about the sweeping changes in technology and culture between and World War I that created new modes of understanding and experiencing time and space.4/5. The essays in this volume focus on the themes around space, time and culture from the perspectives of Chinese and Western phenomenologists.

Though the discussions begin with classical phenomenological texts in Husserl, Heidegger or Merleau-Ponty, they extend to the problems of Daoism and Buddhism, as well as to sociology and analytic philosophy.

Space, Time and Architecture: The Growth of a New Tradition is a book by Time Giedion first published (by Harvard University Press) in It is a pioneering and influential standard history giving in integrated synthesis the background and cultural context of modern architecture and urban planning.

Best Spaceflight and Space History Books. Written by four-time space shuttle flyer Tom Jones, the book features nearly different questions (and answers) on just about every facet of his.

Space and Culture (SAC), peer-reviewed and published quarterly, brings together dynamic, critical interdisciplinary research at the interface of cultural geography, sociology, cultural studies, architectural theory, ethnography, communications, urban studies, environmental studies and discourse analysis.

SAC features articles on novel topics that are not written about anywhere else, review articles on important topics, and book. This entirely depends on what you know already: what is basic to you. If you are ready for tensors, read Gravitation. If you are ready for deeper mathematics, read The Large Scale Structure of Space-Time.

If you need more of a mathematical run-up. In this book the authors explain the notions of time and space in China, how culturally concrete and particularly Chinese they are and how significant such Chinese cultural-ness of these notions is. Seventeen scholars of various disciplinary backgrounds have treated topics within this general perspective in a comprehensive way.

2 The Culture of Time and Space formation of the dimensions of life and thought. the way Europeans and Americans came to conceive of and experi- t ence time and space in those years.

their patients' mental lives in these terms. Stephen Kern writes about the sweeping changes in technology and culture between and World War I that created new modes of understanding and experiencing time and space.

To mark the book's twentieth anniversary, Kern provides an illuminating new preface about the breakthrough in interpretive approach that has made this a seminal work in interdisciplinary /5(4).

All cultures and times have their own notions of time and space. Being one of the fundamental ideas in every society they influence virtually every aspect of society. In this book the authors explain the notions of time and space in China, how culturally concrete and particularly Chinese they are and how significant such Chinese "cultural-ness" of these notions is.

The Culture of Time and Space is a captivating read for a wide audience. Kern’s broad and sweeping, yet detailed, discussion of new trends in art, philosophy and architecture will thrill lovers of material culture, and science and technology buffs will lose themselves in Kern’s explanation of the profound impact of new technological.

Focuses on the central topic of the representation of events, namely cross-cultural differences in representing time and space, as well as various aspects of the conceptualisation of space and time. This book brings together research on space and time from a variety of angles, both theoretical and : Space and Culture: International Journal of Social Spaces.

Space and Culture brings together dynamic, critical interdisciplinary theory and research on social spaces and spatializations, eveyday rhythms and cultural topologies at the interface of urban geography, sociology, cultural studies, studies of time-space, architectural theory, ethnography, media and urban studies.

Ever since, space and time have been the sparkling jewels of physics. They are at once familiar and mystifying; fully understanding space and time has become physics’ most daunting challenge and sought-after prize. The developments we’ll cover in this book interweave the fabric of space and time in various ways/5(87).

Space-time, in physical science, single concept that recognizes the union of space and time, first proposed by the mathematician Hermann Minkowski in as a way to reformulate Albert Einstein’s special theory of relativity ().

Learn more about space-time in this article. Top 10 books about time. exploit a wrinkle in space-time to battle a giant disembodied brain. One of my best-loved books as a kid and now a favourite of my own children. painting a rich. 's editors present a reading list for space and sci-fi lovers, as well as children who are interested in astronomy and spaceflight.

There are plenty of great books out there about space. How Different Cultures Handle Personal Space: Code Switch How we navigate one another's space is an important and nuanced part of communicating.

Two authors observe how this dynamic plays out in.The modern dissemination of cultural forms has radically restructured the parameters of time and space. From the production of daily newspapers to the electronic transmission of the latest racing results, the technical forms of mass communication are altering the .Cross-cultural studies have shown that time is mapped onto space in two ways: (1) thought metaphors in language and/or (2) the pre-ferred spatial Frame of Reference (FoR).

To examine how the domains of space and time interact in Yucatec Maya, I will look at the conception of space (specifically the pre-ferred FoR) and the conception of time in File Size: 14KB.