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Pages: 392
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-03 - Publisher: Yale University Press

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Spatialising Politics
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Catherine Brun, Tariq Jazeel
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-03-17 - Publisher: SAGE Publications India

Spatialising Politics: Culture and Geography in Postcolonial Sri Lanka brings together a collection of essays that take as their theme the spatial politics of Sri Lanka. It highlights the importance of space in the ongoing ethnic conflict fuelling Sri Lanka's continuing civil war and invokes a number of aspects less
Culture and Society
Language: en
Pages: 522
Authors: Nuala C. Johnson
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-18 - Publisher: Routledge

Human geographers have been at the forefront of research that examines the relationships between space, culture and society. This volume contains twenty-one essays, published over the past thirty years, that are iconic instances of this investigative field. With a focus on four broad themes - landscape, identity, colonialism, nature -
Symbols, Computation, and Intentionality
Language: en
Authors: Steven Horst
Categories: Philosophy
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Geographies of Postcolonialism
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Joanne Sharp
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-10-09 - Publisher: SAGE

"Drawing on a course road tested for over a decade, Sharp has delivered an invaluable aid for teaching students about the complex political, cultural and spatial logics of colonialism and post-colonialism. Difficult theoretical jargon is demystified and the generous use of illustrations and quotes from both academic and popular sources