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The Resource States of imagination : ethnographic explorations of the postcolonial state, edited by Thomas Blom Hansen and Finn Stepputat, (electronic book)

States of imagination : ethnographic explorations of the postcolonial state, edited by Thomas Blom Hansen and Finn Stepputat, (electronic book)

Label
States of imagination : ethnographic explorations of the postcolonial state
Title
States of imagination
Title remainder
ethnographic explorations of the postcolonial state
Statement of responsibility
edited by Thomas Blom Hansen and Finn Stepputat
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Theoretically sophisticated ethnographies of different aspects of various governments, showing the importance of such work to anthropology and to the study of states in general
Member of
Cataloging source
NcD
Index
index present
LC call number
GN492
LC item number
.S75 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hansen, Thomas Blom
  • Stepputat, Finn
Series statement
Politics, history, and culture
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  • Political anthropology
  • Anthropology
  • Social sciences and state
  • Postcolonialism
  • Post-communism
  • Poststructuralism
  • Entwicklungsländer
Label
States of imagination : ethnographic explorations of the postcolonial state, edited by Thomas Blom Hansen and Finn Stepputat, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [391]-413) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Demonic societies": liberalism, biopolitics, and sovereignty / Mitchell Dean -- Governing population: the integrated child development services program in India / Akhil Gupta -- The battlefield and the prize: ANC's bid to reform the South African State / Steffen Jensen -- Imagining the state as a space: territoriality and the formation of the state in Ecuador / Sarah A. Radcliffe -- The South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission: a technique of nation-state formation / Lars Buur -- Reconstructing national identity and renegotiating memory: the work of the TRC / Aletta J. Norval -- Rethinking citizenship: reforming the law in postwar Guatemala / Rachel Sieder -- Governance and state mythologies in Mumbai / Thomas Blom Hansen -- Before history and prior to politics: time, space, and territory in the modern Peruvian nation-state / David Nugent -- Urbanizing the countryside: armed conflicts, state formation, and the politics of place in contemporary Guatemala / Finn Stepputat -- In the name of the state? Schools and teachers in an Andean province / Fiona Wilson -- The captive state: corruption, intelligence agencies, and ethnicity in Pakistan / Oskar Verkaaik -- Public secrets, conscious amnesia, and the celebration of autonomy for Ladakh / Martijn van Beek
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 423 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780822328018
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
States of imagination : ethnographic explorations of the postcolonial state, edited by Thomas Blom Hansen and Finn Stepputat, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [391]-413) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Demonic societies": liberalism, biopolitics, and sovereignty / Mitchell Dean -- Governing population: the integrated child development services program in India / Akhil Gupta -- The battlefield and the prize: ANC's bid to reform the South African State / Steffen Jensen -- Imagining the state as a space: territoriality and the formation of the state in Ecuador / Sarah A. Radcliffe -- The South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission: a technique of nation-state formation / Lars Buur -- Reconstructing national identity and renegotiating memory: the work of the TRC / Aletta J. Norval -- Rethinking citizenship: reforming the law in postwar Guatemala / Rachel Sieder -- Governance and state mythologies in Mumbai / Thomas Blom Hansen -- Before history and prior to politics: time, space, and territory in the modern Peruvian nation-state / David Nugent -- Urbanizing the countryside: armed conflicts, state formation, and the politics of place in contemporary Guatemala / Finn Stepputat -- In the name of the state? Schools and teachers in an Andean province / Fiona Wilson -- The captive state: corruption, intelligence agencies, and ethnicity in Pakistan / Oskar Verkaaik -- Public secrets, conscious amnesia, and the celebration of autonomy for Ladakh / Martijn van Beek
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 423 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780822328018
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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