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Author Wastl-Walter, Doris
Title The Routledge Research Companion to Border Studies
Imprint London : Taylor & Francis Group, 2011
©2011
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Note Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- List of Figures and Maps -- List of Tables -- Notes on Contributors -- Introduction -- PART I: THEORIZING BORDERS: CONCEPTUAL ASPECTS OF BORDER STUDIES -- 1 A Border Theory: An Unattainable Dream or a Realistic Aim for Border Scholars? -- 2 Contemporary Research Agendas in Border Studies: An Overview -- 3 The Mask of the Border -- 4 Borders and Memory -- 5 Border Regions as Neighbourhoods -- 6 The Border as Method: Towards an Analysis of Political Subjectivities in Transmigrant Spaces -- PART II: GEOPOLITICS: STATE, NATION AND POWER RELATIONS -- 7 Borders, Border Studies and EU Enlargement -- 8 The 'Green Line' of Cyprus: A Contested Boundary in Flux -- 9 Post-Soviet Boundaries: Territoriality, Identity, Security, Circulation -- 10 Polar Regions - Comparing Arctic and Antarctic Border Debates -- 11 Spaces, Territorialities and Ethnography on the Thai-, Sino- and Indo-Myanmar Boundaries -- PART III: BORDER ENFORCEMENT IN THE 21ST CENTURY -- 12 The Emerging Politics of Border Management: Policy and Research Considerations -- 13 Building Borders the Hard Way: Enforcing North American Security Post 9/11 -- 14 Blurring Boundaries/Sharpening Borders: Analysing the US's Use of Military Aviation Technologies to Secure International Borders, 2001-2008 -- 15 A Retrospective Look at the Nature of National Borders in Latin America -- 16 The Inter-Korean Border Region - 'Meta-border' of the Cold War and Metamorphic Frontier of the Peninsula -- PART IV: BORDERS AND TERRITORIAL IDENTITIES: THE MECHANISMS OF EXCLUSION AND INCLUSION -- 17 National Minorities in European Border Regions -- 18 The Borderland Existence of the Mongolian Kazakhs: Boundaries and the Construction of Territorial Belonging -- 19 Borders and Territorial Identity: Persian Identity Makes Iran an Empire of the Mind
PART V: THE ROLE OF BORDERS IN A SEEMINGLY BORDERLESS WORLD -- 20 Waiting for Work: Labour Migration and the Political Economy of Borders -- 21 A Cross-boundary Mega City-region in China under 'Two Systems': Multi-level Governance in the Greater Pearl River Delta -- 22 Global City Frontiers: Singapore's Hinterland and the Contested Geographies of Bintan, Indonesia -- 23 Cross-border Cooperation and Regional Responses to NAFTA and Globalization -- PART VI: CROSSING BORDERS -- 24 Everyday Practices of Bordering and the Threatened Bodies of Undocumented North Korean Border-Crossers -- 25 Women and Migration in Asia - Eroding Borders, New Fixities -- 26 Western Sahara - Territoriality, Border Conceptions and Border Realities -- PART VII: CREATING NEIGHBOURHOODS -- 27 Different Neighbours: Interaction and Cooperation at Finland's Western and Eastern Borders -- 28 Borders and Neighbourhoods in the Carpatho-Pannonian Area -- 29 Transcending the National Space: The Institutionalization of Cross-Border Territory in the Lower Danube Euroregion -- PART VIII: NATURE AND ENVIRONMENT -- 30 Natural Resources and Transnational Governance -- 31 One Decade of Transfrontier Conservation Areas in Southern Africa -- 32 The Delimitation of Maritime Boundaries: An Incomplete Mosaic -- Names Index -- Places Index
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