Creative destruction refers to the incessant product and process innovation mechanism by which new production units replace outdated ones. It was coined by Joseph Schumpeter (1942), who considered it ‘the essential fact about capitalism’. 1,903 more words
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En esta entrevista, el geógrafo David Harvey, profesor emérito de Antropología y Geografía de la City University of New York (CUNY), analiza la urbanización del mundo y sostiene que es preciso combatir el capitalismo mediante la radicalización en las ciudades. 2,595 more words
Next week will be a busy week at STEP in helping shape the future strategy of the Society.
First of all the Board, working closely with STEP staff, will be having a two day planning session here at London headquarters looking at the strategic challenges facing the Society and its members and how best STEP should position itself to help members meet these challenges. 249 more words
Urban common space, heterotopia and the right to the city: Refl ections on the ideas of Henri Lefebvre and David Harvey
The subordination of the city to capitalist development and its incessant need for production of surplus capital implies a process of constant urban growth based on destruction and reconstruction of cities and the grave social, environmental and political effects associated with this dynamic. 258 more words