Time-Space Compression and Transition from Fordism to Flexible Accumulation

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According to David Harvey, what impact has time-space compression had?

How was the transition to flexible accumulation achieved?

What organizational shift contributed to the speed-up achieved in production during the transition?

What did accelerating turnover time in production entail according to David Harvey?

What effect did the new technologies of electronic control, small-batch production, etc., have on turnover times in production?


Explore the concepts of time-space compression and the transition from Fordism to flexible accumulation as discussed by David Harvey. Understand the shifts in the uses and meanings of space and time and their impact on political-economic practices, cultural, and social life.

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