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The Resource Fencing in democracy : necrocitizenship and the US-Mexico border wall, Miguel Díaz-Barriga and Margaret E. Dorsey

Fencing in democracy : necrocitizenship and the US-Mexico border wall, Miguel Díaz-Barriga and Margaret E. Dorsey

Label
Fencing in democracy : necrocitizenship and the US-Mexico border wall
Title
Fencing in democracy
Title remainder
necrocitizenship and the US-Mexico border wall
Statement of responsibility
Miguel Díaz-Barriga and Margaret E. Dorsey
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"FENCING IN DEMOCRACY is an ethnography examining groups that are usually left out of national discussions about the border wall: the communities living right on the border. Drawing on extensive primary research, the authors argue that a variety of factors, including media narratives, complex political maneuvering, and purposefully marginalizing discourse, have placed border communities in a state of necrocitizenship - a set of citizenship practices produced in response to exclusionary regimes that emphasize death. Throughout the book they show necrocitizenship as operating on three levels; the increasing militarization of border regions, the building of walls along international boundaries, and the privileging of the patriotic subject, one who is willing to die for one's country"--
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Cataloging source
NDD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Díaz-Barriga, Miguel
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F787
LC item number
.D539 2020
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dorsey, Margaret E.
Series statement
Global insecurities
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mexican-American Border Region
  • Mexican-American Border Region
  • Mexican-American Border Region
  • Mexican-American Border Region
  • United States
  • Mexico
Label
Fencing in democracy : necrocitizenship and the US-Mexico border wall, Miguel Díaz-Barriga and Margaret E. Dorsey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The politics of bisection: a visual ethnography of rebordering and rajando -- Not walls, bridges: rituals of necrocitizenship -- Necrocitizenship enacted: raping white women and consolidating the State of exception -- Bleeding like the State: the open veins of Latin America -- Necrocitizenship kills
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 178 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781478007470
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
1132321968
Label
Fencing in democracy : necrocitizenship and the US-Mexico border wall, Miguel Díaz-Barriga and Margaret E. Dorsey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The politics of bisection: a visual ethnography of rebordering and rajando -- Not walls, bridges: rituals of necrocitizenship -- Necrocitizenship enacted: raping white women and consolidating the State of exception -- Bleeding like the State: the open veins of Latin America -- Necrocitizenship kills
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 178 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781478007470
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
1132321968

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