State formation : anthropological perspectives

Introduction / Christian Krohn-Hansen and Knut G. Nustad -- Sovereignty, the spatial politics of security, and gender : looking north and south from the US-Mexico border / Ana M. Alonso -- Chiefs and bureaucrats in the making of empire : a drama from the Transkei, South Africa, October 1880 / Clifto...
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Author:

Krohn-Hansen, Christian [Hrsg]

Nustad, Knut G.

Kapferer, Bruce - 1940-

Format:

Book

Language:

English

Published:

London u.a.: Pluto Press ; 2005

Containing Work:

Introduction / Christian Krohn-Hansen and Knut G. Nustad -- Sovereignty, the spatial politics of security, and gender : looking north and south from the US-Mexico border / Ana M. Alonso -- Chiefs and bureaucrats in the making of empire : a drama from the Transkei, South Africa, October 1880 / Clifton Crais -- State formation through development in post-apartheid South Africa / Knut G. Nustad -- Negotiated dictatorship : the building of the Trujillo State in the southwestern Dominican Republic / Christian Krohn-Hansen -- The materiality of state effects : an ethnography of a road in the Peruvian Andes / Penelope Harvey -- Contradictory notions of the state : returned refugees in Guatemala / Kristi Anne Stølen -- Counting on state subjects : state formation and citizenship in twentieth-century Mexico / Helga Baitenmann -- "A speech that the entire ministry may stand for" : on generating state voice / Iver B. Neumann -- "Better safe than sorry" : legislating assisted conception in Norway / Marit Melhuus -- The state of the state in Europe, or, "What is the European Union that anthropologists should be mindful of it"? / Cris Shore

Subjects:

Staat / Entstehung

Subjects:

Political anthropology

State, The

Politics and culture

Formal Note:

Aufsatzsammlung

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Literaturangaben

Includes bibliographical references and index. - Chiefly papers presented at a workshop held at the University of Oslo in Oct. 2002

Physical Description:

XII, 263 S ; 22 cm

Series:

Anthropology, culture, and society

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Inhaltsverzeichnis

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ISBN:

978-0-7453-2441-8

0-7453-2442-8

0-7453-2441-X

Catalog id:

482294884

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