Not a Home!

Jones, Nick (2008) Not a Home! Information, society and justice journal, 2 (1). pp. 115-116. ISSN 1756-1078

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In Sweden, the public library is often described as ‘a meeting place’ or ‘a living room’. Such descriptions are often used in talking about public spaces. This commentary considers why a metaphor from the private sphere is used when talking about public spaces and public libraries.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Information, Society and Justice journal, Swedish, urban & city planning, public spaces, Commentaries
Subjects: 000 Computer science, information & general works > 020 Library & information sciences
Department: School of Social Sciences
Depositing User: David Pester
Date Deposited: 27 Mar 2015 13:17
Last Modified: 27 Mar 2015 14:16

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