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Author Reyes, Victoria (Victoria Diane), author

Title Global borderlands : fantasy, violence, and empire in Subic Bay, Philippines / Victoria Reyes
Published Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, 2019
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Description 1 online resource
Series Culture and economic life
Contents Money and authority -- Rape and murder -- Sex and romance -- Born in the shadows of bases -- Labor and imagined identities -- Buying inequality
Summary Taking a close look at Subic Bay--former U.S. military base, now a Freeport Zone-- Victoria Reyes argues that its defining feature is its ability to elicit multiple meanings: for some, it is a symbol of imperialism and inequality, while for others, it projects utopian visions of wealth and status
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Free ports and zones -- Social aspects -- Philippines -- Subic Bay Region
Globalization -- Social aspects -- Philippines -- Subic Bay Region
Globalization -- Social aspects.
International relations.
Social conditions.
Philippines -- Relations -- United States
Subic Bay Naval Station (Philippines)
Subic Bay Region (Philippines) -- Social conditions
United States -- Relations -- Philippines
Philippines -- Subic Bay Naval Station.
United States.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2019017646
ISBN 1503609421
9781503609426 (electronic bk.)