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The Resource Understanding life in the borderlands : boundaries in depth and in motion, edited by I. William Zartman

Understanding life in the borderlands : boundaries in depth and in motion, edited by I. William Zartman

Label
Understanding life in the borderlands : boundaries in depth and in motion
Title
Understanding life in the borderlands
Title remainder
boundaries in depth and in motion
Statement of responsibility
edited by I. William Zartman
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
306.2
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
JC323
LC item number
.U53 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Zartman, I. William
Series statement
Studies in security and international affairs
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boundaries
  • Borderlands
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Boundaries
Summary expansion
The past two decades have seen an intense, interdisciplinary interest in the border areas between statesinhabited territories located on the margins of a power center or between power centers. This timely and highly original collection of essays edited by noted scholar I. William Zartman is an attempt to begin to understand both these areas and the interactions that occur within and across themthat is, to understand how borders affect the groups living along them and the nature of the land and people abutting on and divided by boundaries. These essays highlight three defining features of border areas: borderlanders constitute an experiential and culturally identifiable unit; borderlands are characterized by constant movement (in time, space, and activity); and in their mobility, borderlands always prepare for the next move at the same time that they respond to the last one. The ten case studies presented range over four millennia and provide windows for observing the dynamics of life in borderlands. They also have policy relevance, especially in creating an awareness of borderlands as dynamic social spheres and of the need to anticipate the changes that given policies will engenderchanges that will in turn require their own solutions. Contrary to what one would expect in this age of globalization, says Zartman, borderlands maintain their own dynamics and identities and indeed spread beyond the fringes of the border and reach deep into the hinterland itself
Label
Understanding life in the borderlands : boundaries in depth and in motion, edited by I. William Zartman
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Borderland dynamics in the era of the pyramid builders in Egypt / Miroslav Bárta -- Conflict and control on the Ottoman-Greek border / George Gavrilis -- Illicit trade and the emergence of Albania and Yemen / Isa Blumi -- On the margin of statehood? State-society relations in African borderlands / Judith Vorrath -- Change and non-change in the U.S.-Mexican borderlands after NAFTA / David Stea, Jamie Zech, Melissa Gray -- Colonialism or conviviencia in Frankish Cyprus? / James G. Schryver -- Constructing national identity in Ottoman Macedonia / İpek K. Yosmaoğlu -- Pioneers and refugees: Arabs and Jews in the Jordan River Valley / Rachel S. Havrelock -- Who's who across the U.S.-Mexico border: identities in transition / Harriett Ramo, Raquel R. Márquez -- Looking across the horizon / Shelley Feldman -- Conclusion. Borderland policy: keeping up with change / I. William Zartman
Control code
593295503
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 291 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282553279
Lccn
2009022657
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780820333854
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 255327
  • 22573/ctt3q4pt4
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)593295503
Label
Understanding life in the borderlands : boundaries in depth and in motion, edited by I. William Zartman
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Borderland dynamics in the era of the pyramid builders in Egypt / Miroslav Bárta -- Conflict and control on the Ottoman-Greek border / George Gavrilis -- Illicit trade and the emergence of Albania and Yemen / Isa Blumi -- On the margin of statehood? State-society relations in African borderlands / Judith Vorrath -- Change and non-change in the U.S.-Mexican borderlands after NAFTA / David Stea, Jamie Zech, Melissa Gray -- Colonialism or conviviencia in Frankish Cyprus? / James G. Schryver -- Constructing national identity in Ottoman Macedonia / İpek K. Yosmaoğlu -- Pioneers and refugees: Arabs and Jews in the Jordan River Valley / Rachel S. Havrelock -- Who's who across the U.S.-Mexico border: identities in transition / Harriett Ramo, Raquel R. Márquez -- Looking across the horizon / Shelley Feldman -- Conclusion. Borderland policy: keeping up with change / I. William Zartman
Control code
593295503
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 291 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282553279
Lccn
2009022657
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780820333854
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 255327
  • 22573/ctt3q4pt4
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)593295503

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