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Title B/ordering space / edited by Henk van Houtum, Olivier Kramsch and Wolfgang Zierhofer
Published Aldershot, Hants, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, [2005]
©2005

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Description viii, 251 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Series Border regions series
Border regions series.
Contents Machine derived contents note: List of Contributors vii -- Acknowledgements ix -- -- -- Prologue -- B/ordering Space 1 -- Henk van Houtum, Olivier Kramsch and Wolfgang Zierhofer -- -- -- PART I: B/ORDERING PRACTICES IN A 'BORDERLESS' WORLD -- -- 1 The Changing Discourses on Political Boundaries -- Mapping the Backgrounds, Contexts and Contents 17 -- Anssi Paasi -- -- 2 Borders Unbound -- Globalization, Regionalism, and the Postmetropolitan Transition 33 -- Edward W. Soja -- -- 3 Regions and Everyday Regionalizations -- From a Space-centred Towards an Action-centred Human Geography 47 -- Benno Werlen -- -- 4 Shaky Borders? -- Transnational Migrants as Strategic Actors 61 -- David Ley -- -- -- PART II: STRATEGIC CONSTRUCTIONS: CLAIMING AND FIXING PLACES -- -- 5 Regionalization in Europe -- Stories, Institutions and Boundaries 77 -- Arnoud Lagendijk -- -- 6 On Paradigms and Doctrines -- The 'Euroregio of Salzburg' as a Bordered Space 93 -- Peter Weichhart -- -- -- -- -- 7 Borderline Communities -- Canadian Single Industry Towns, Staples, and Harold Innis 109 -- Trevor Barnes -- -- 8 Splintering Palestine 123 -- Derek Gregory -- -- -- PART III: SITUATING AND EXTENDING SPACES OF ORIENTATION -- -- 9 Scientists Without Borders -- Or Moments of Insight, Spaces of Recognition: Situated Practice, 141 -- Science, and the Navigation of Urban Everyday Life -- Allan Pred -- -- 10 Debordering Subjectivity 155 -- Huib Ernste -- -- 11 Friedrich Ratzel's Spatial Turn -- Identities of Disciplinary Space and its Borders Between the Anthropo- 171 -- and Political Geography of Germany and the United States -- Wolfgang Natter -- -- -- PART IV: RE-IMAGINING BOUNDED ROUTES AND DISCOURSES -- -- 12 The Poetry of Boundaries -- Reflections from the Portuguese-Spanish Borderlands 189 -- James D. Sidaway -- -- 13 Bor(der)ing Stories -- Spaces of Absence along the Dutch-German Border 207 -- Anke Striiver -- -- 14 'Ristigraben' -- A Discourse on National Identity in Switzerland 223 -- Wolfgang Zierhofer -- -- 15 On the Border with Deleuze and Guattari 235 -- Keith Woodward and John Paul Jones III -- -- Index 249
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Geographical perception.
Human territoriality.
Globalization -- Social aspects.
Human geography.
Political geography.
Boundaries.
Author Houtum, Henk van.
Zierhofer, Wolfgang.
Kramsch, Olivier Thomas, 1963-
LC no. 2004057355
ISBN 0754637638 hardback
Other Titles Bordering space