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The Resource The colonial present : Afghanistan, Palestine, and Iraq, Derek Gregory

The colonial present : Afghanistan, Palestine, and Iraq, Derek Gregory

Label
The colonial present : Afghanistan, Palestine, and Iraq
Title
The colonial present
Title remainder
Afghanistan, Palestine, and Iraq
Statement of responsibility
Derek Gregory
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gregory, Derek
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Imperialism
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-
  • Iraq War, 2003
  • Arab-Israeli conflict
  • Middle East
  • United States
  • Middle East
  • Great Britain
Label
The colonial present : Afghanistan, Palestine, and Iraq, Derek Gregory
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The colonial present -- Foucault's laughter -- The present tense -- Architectures of enmity -- Imaginative geographies -- 'Why do they hate us?' -- September 11 -- The land where red tulips grew -- Great games -- Uncivil wars and transnational terrorism -- The sorcerer's apprentices -- Civilization and barbarism -- The visible and the invisible -- Territorialization, targets and technoculture -- Deadly messengers -- Spaces of the exception -- Deconstructions -- Barbed boundaries -- America's Israel -- Diaspora, dispossession and disaster -- Occupation, coercion and colonisation -- Camp David and Goliath -- Defiled cities -- Ground zeros -- Besieging cartographies -- Identities and oppositions -- The Tyranny of strangers -- 'Not as conquerors or enemies...' -- Coups and conflicts -- Desert storms and urban nightmares -- Boundless war -- Black september -- Killing grounds -- The cutting-room war -- Gravity's rainbows -- Connective dissonance -- The colonial present and cultures of travel -- Pandora's spaces
Control code
l82003026672
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xix, 367 p.
Isbn
9781577180906
Lccn
2003026672
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
The colonial present : Afghanistan, Palestine, and Iraq, Derek Gregory
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The colonial present -- Foucault's laughter -- The present tense -- Architectures of enmity -- Imaginative geographies -- 'Why do they hate us?' -- September 11 -- The land where red tulips grew -- Great games -- Uncivil wars and transnational terrorism -- The sorcerer's apprentices -- Civilization and barbarism -- The visible and the invisible -- Territorialization, targets and technoculture -- Deadly messengers -- Spaces of the exception -- Deconstructions -- Barbed boundaries -- America's Israel -- Diaspora, dispossession and disaster -- Occupation, coercion and colonisation -- Camp David and Goliath -- Defiled cities -- Ground zeros -- Besieging cartographies -- Identities and oppositions -- The Tyranny of strangers -- 'Not as conquerors or enemies...' -- Coups and conflicts -- Desert storms and urban nightmares -- Boundless war -- Black september -- Killing grounds -- The cutting-room war -- Gravity's rainbows -- Connective dissonance -- The colonial present and cultures of travel -- Pandora's spaces
Control code
l82003026672
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xix, 367 p.
Isbn
9781577180906
Lccn
2003026672
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps

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