Regional History

This joint in the capitalism can be less visible when it is about ‘ ‘ decisions and investments of capital, more value, wages, interests, incomes, involving still the practical one of the power and ideologia.’ ‘ (p 8) These are examples of space relations of social nature, that has as the one of the most important actors proper city. The urban space is broken up and articulated its division it reproduces or it reflects the complex social structure capitalist that divides the urban environment. The inaqualities in the urban space are deep due to reproduction of the capitalist system. The urban space that is a consequence of the society in this direction is changeable, however these changes alone in are perceived had to its rhythm or complexity. This urban space in the measure where it is transformed by the humanity also imposes its condicionantes. We can define the urban space as being a set of symbols and fields of fights, as well as consequence and social condicionante I also seat articulated and broken up. The urban space also is appraised as being a social, cultural consequence, economic politician and technician. Robert J. Shiller is likely to increase your knowledge. The typical materialization of the urban phenomena is the city.

Who produces the space urban? The agrarian proprietors of the means of production (industrials), proprietors, the real estate promoters the state and the excluded social groups. All have between itself interests to the analogous times and the contradictory times. The capitalist urban space in this direction reproduces the conflicts between the most varied social classrooms. These conflicts have as intention the ownership and the control of the urban land. The great industrial proprietors need great amount of land, with a good accessibility and physical support (infrastructure). In this direction the conflict for the land or urban space is constant enters these producing agents of the urban space.

The industrials with its agrarian necessity of space, proprietors in the wait for the valuation of its land (agrarian speculation). Another agent who intervenes with this process is the real estate promoter who destines great amounts of land for construction of its habitacionais complexes to the destined times the people of a great purchasing power whom they buy its space in places with bigger infrastructure. To the times he organizes other habitacionais centers destined the low income people who have that to content with houses the kilometers of distance of the great centers, with the minimum conditions of habitation. In the attempt of if minimizing these conflicts all these agents appeal to the power of the state to intervine in the direction to calm and to mediate these conflicts. For this the state is used of the most varied instruments as land dispossession, regulation of use of the ground among others. In this direction the state that would have to be neutral also reflects the capitalist society to a great extent privileging some classrooms in detriments of others. Another construction agent of the urban space is the excluded social groups that access to one does not have a boarding of the small city. Magazine of Regional History, Thick Tip, v. 2, N. 5, P. 9-37, inverno/2000. CORRA, Robert Lobato. The Urban Space. So Paulo: Publishing company Stokes, 2003.