Overview

space of flows


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Media Studies

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

The spatial logic of networking which is organized around connections, in contrast to the space of places where the special logic is organized around localities (Castells). In a network society, dynamic flows of people, information, and money, circulate between nodes which form associations that are increasingly independent of specific local contexts. However, the notion of place still has meaning among groups and organizations (see also virtual community; compare social network).

Subjects: Media Studies.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.