Organisational geographies of power : introduction to the special issue.

Faulconbridge, James and Hall, Sarah (2009) Organisational geographies of power : introduction to the special issue. Geoforum, 40 (5). pp. 785-789. ISSN 0016-7185

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Abstract

This paper introduces the special issue ‘organisational geographies of power’ by examining the theoretical and empirical context for debates. It does this, firstly, with reference to existing theoretical work on what power is and does as well as work on the construction of power relations. Building on this, the paper then, secondly, examines the way relational and production network approaches have incorporated power into work on transnational corporations before, thirdly, considering how work on neoliberalism has studied the construction of spatial power relations. In doing this the paper highlights four important questions for future research relating to the practices and spatiality of power, the exercising of power and the situated effects of power relations.

Item Type: Journal Article
Journal or Publication Title: Geoforum
Additional Information: The final, definitive version of this article has been published in the Journal, Geoforum 40 (5), 2009, © ELSEVIER.
Uncontrolled Keywords: /dk/atira/pure/researchoutput/libraryofcongress/g1
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Departments: Faculty of Science and Technology > Lancaster Environment Centre
ID Code: 28219
Deposited By: Dr James R. Faulconbridge
Deposited On: 17 Nov 2009 11:51
Refereed?: Yes
Published?: Published
Last Modified: 16 Sep 2019 00:27
URI: https://eprints.lancs.ac.uk/id/eprint/28219

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