Psychogeography

This book examines the origins of psychogeography in the Paris of the 1950s, exploring the theoretical background and its political application in the work of Guy Debord and the Situationists.

Psychogeography

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Psychogeography
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Merlin Coverley
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-28 - Publisher: Oldcastle Books Ltd

A fully revised, updated and expanded edition of the bestselling guide Psychogeography. In recent years this term has been used to illustrate a bewildering array of ideas from ley lines and the occult, to urban walking and political radicalism. But where does it come from and what exactly does it
Places of the Heart
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Colin Ellard
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-08-17 - Publisher: Bellevue Literary Press

Library of Science Book Club selection Discover magazine “What to Read” selection “A really great book.” —IRA FLATOW, Science Friday “One of the finest science writers I’ve ever read.” —Los Angeles Times “Ellard has a knack for distilling obscure scientific theories into practical wisdom.” —New York Times Book Review “[Ellard]
Psychogeography
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Will Self
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-01 - Publisher: A&C Black

Provocateurs Will Self and Ralph Steadman join forces in this post-millennial meditation on the vexed relationship between psyche and place in a globalised world, bringing together for the first time the very best of their 'Psychogeography' columns for the Independent. The introduction, 'Walking to New York', is both a prelude
The Literary Psychogeography of London
Language: en
Pages: 116
Authors: Ann Tso
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-21 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This Pivot book examines literary elements of urban topography that have animated Alan Moore, Peter Ackroyd, and Iain Sinclair’s respective representations of London-ness. Ann Tso argues these authors write London “psychogeographically” to deconstruct popular visions of London with colonial and neoliberal undertones. Moore’s psychogeography consists of bird’s-eye views that reveal
Walking Inside Out
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Tina Richardson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-16 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield International

This book brings together contemporary theorists and practitioners to critically explore the state of psychogeography today.