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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Social Sciences and Humanities H-index 87 Citations 95,563 216 World Ranking 66 National Ranking 6

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Social science
  • Law
  • Capitalism

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Tourism, Social science, Mobilities, Epistemology and Economy. His study in Tourism is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Photography, Globalization, Gaze and Media studies. He has included themes like Anthropology, Migration studies and E-learning in his Social science study.

His Mobilities research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Cultural studies, Public sphere and Public relations. The various areas that John Urry examines in his Epistemology study include Information and communication technologies for development and Politics. The Economy study combines topics in areas such as Capitalism, Tourist industry and Restructuring.

His most cited work include:

  • The new mobilities paradigm. (2443 citations)
  • Economies of signs and space (2180 citations)
  • The tourist gaze (2154 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His main research concerns Social science, Mobilities, Epistemology, Tourism and Economic geography. His work deals with themes such as Gaze and Media studies, which intersect with Tourism. His Economic geography study frequently draws connections between adjacent fields such as Social relation.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Social science (18.56%)
  • Mobilities (12.88%)
  • Epistemology (12.88%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2009-2019)?

  • Futures contract (5.68%)
  • Mobilities (12.88%)
  • Social science (18.56%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

John Urry mainly investigates Futures contract, Mobilities, Social science, Media studies and Natural resource economics. John Urry combines topics linked to Consumption with his work on Futures contract. His research ties Production and Consumption together.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Epistemology, Political economy and Engineering physics. John Urry integrates Social science and Energy in his studies.

Between 2009 and 2019, his most popular works were:

  • The tourist gaze 3.0 (674 citations)
  • Consuming the Planet to Excess (127 citations)
  • Mobilizing the new mobilities paradigm (121 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Social science
  • Law
  • Capitalism

John Urry focuses on Social science, Futures contract, Mobilities, Media studies and Political economy. His Social science research incorporates themes from Simple and Subject. His study explores the link between Futures contract and topics such as Consumption that cross with problems in Production, Peak oil, Development economics and Capitalism.

His work in Mobilities tackles topics such as Epistemology which are related to areas like Field and Interdependence. His research investigates the connection with Media studies and areas like Photography which intersect with concerns in Tourism and Gaze. His study looks at the relationship between Tourism and fields such as Dance, as well as how they intersect with chemical problems.

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Top Publications

The Tourist Gaze “Revisited”

John Urry.
American Behavioral Scientist (1992)

13513 Citations

Economies of signs and space

Scott Lash;John Urry.
(1994)

9023 Citations

Sociology beyond societies : mobilities for the twenty-first century

John Urry.
Teaching Sociology (2000)

6997 Citations

Mobilities: New Perspectives on Transport and Society

Margaret Grieco;John Urry.
(2007)

6608 Citations

The new mobilities paradigm.

Mimi Sheller;John Urry.
Environment and Planning A (2006)

5797 Citations

The end of organized capitalism

Scott Lash;John Urry.
(1987)

4840 Citations

The tourist gaze

John Urry.
(2002)

3456 Citations

The Tourist Gaze: Leisure and Travel in Contemporary Societies

John Urry.
(1990)

3403 Citations

Mobilities, Immobilities and Moorings

Kevin Hannam;Mimi Sheller;John Urry.
(2006)

2598 Citations

Enacting the social

John Law;John Urry.
Economy and Society (2004)

2004 Citations

Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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