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Author Brown, Wendy, 1955- author
Title Walled states, waning sovereignty / Wendy Brown
Imprint New York : Zone Books, 2017
Cambridge, Massachusetts ; London, England : The MIT Press
©2010
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Ethnology Library  JC327 .B75 2017    AVAILABLE    30520020845351
 人文社會聯圖  JC327 .B75 2017    AVAILABLE    30660020178922
Edition Second paperback edition
Descript 183 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Preface to the new edition -- Waning sovereignty, walled democracy -- Sovereignty and enclosure -- States and subjects -- Desiring walls
Discusses the spate of wall-building by countries around the world and considers the reasons why walls are being built in an increasingly globalized world in which threats to security come from sources that cannot be contained by brick and barbed wire
Subject Sovereignty
Nation-state
Globalization -- Political aspects
Border security
Boundaries
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