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  1. Divided Korea
    In 2002, North Korea precipitated a major international crisis when it revealed the existence of a secret nuclear weapons program and announced its withdrawal from the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty. Earlier in the year, George... Learn More
    Published: 18th February 2008
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  2. Geopolitical Exotica
    Geopolitical Exotica examines exoticized Western representations of Tibet and Tibetans and the debate over that land's status with regard to China. Concentrating on specific cultural images of the twentieth century—promulgated... Learn More
    Published: 18th January 2008
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  3. Toward a Global Idea of Race
    In this far-ranging and penetrating work, Denise Ferreira da Silva asks why, after more than five hundred years of violence perpetrated by Europeans against people of color, is there no ethical outrage?  Rejecting the prevailing... Learn More
    Published: 2nd March 2007
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  4. In the Space of Theory
    How is the meaning of the hyphen in “nation-state” changing in the context of globalization and proliferating political struggles? How can we investigate the transformation of the nation-state by marking the normally... Learn More
    Published: 1st October 2005
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  5. Contingent States
    In the 1990s, Greater China became the subject of debate as the site of either the danger of the "China threat" or the promise of Confucian capitalism. William A. Callahan argues that Greater China presents challenges not only... Learn More
    Published: 26th August 2004
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  6. Native To The Nation
    Focusing on Australia, Allaine Cerwonka examines the physical and narrative spatial practices by which people reclaim territory in the wake of postcolonial claims to land by indigenous people and new immigration of "foreigners."... Learn More
    Published: 19th July 2004
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  7. Politics Of The Global

    Politics Of The Global

    By Himadeep Muppidi

    Series Barrows Lectures

    University of Minnesota Press

    Though presented often as an objective process, globalization is frequently analyzed from subjective perspectives that are closed to their own historical and geographical specificity. Refusing the false choice between objectivity... Learn More
    Published: 9th June 2004
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  8. Environmental Security

    Environmental Security

    By Simon Dalby

    Series Barrows Lectures

    University of Minnesota Press

    Since the end of the Cold War, environmental matters -- especially the international implications of environmental degradation -- have figured prominently in debates about rethinking security. But do the assumptions underlying... Learn More
    Published: 7th August 2002
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  9. Civilization And Violence
    Civilization and violence are not necessarily the antagonists we presume-withcivilization taming violence, and violence unmaking civilization. Focusing on postindependence Colombia, this... Learn More
    Published: 4th December 2001
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  10. Identities, Borders, Orders
    Informed by current debates in social theory, Identities, Borders, Orders brings together a multinational group of respected scholars to seek and encourage imaginative adaptations and recombinations of concepts, theories, and... Learn More
    Published: 3rd July 2001
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  11. Whose Hunger?
    Published: 13th November 2000
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  12. Managing Displacement
    Media images of people whose lives are destroyed by international and civil conflicts have long engaged our imaginations and emotions. But what happens to these refugees after displacement, and who takes on the responsibility... Learn More
    Published: 31st March 2000
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  13. Postcolonial Insecurities
    This work explores the vexed connections among nation-building, ethnic identity and regional conflict by focusing on a specific event: Indian political and military intervention in the ethnic conflict between the Sinhalese and... Learn More
    Published: 15th November 1999
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  14. Re-Envisioning Peacekeeping
    Re-Envisioning Peacekeeping is a critical revisiting of UN interventions. It addresses the question of how the peacekeeping missions affect international affairs.'... Learn More
    Published: 15th November 1999
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  15. Cultures Of Insecurity
    Bringing together scholars from political science and anthropology, this collection of essays redirects long-standing views on culture as both a source of insecurity and an object of analysis.'... Learn More
    Published: 15th October 1999
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  16. Constructing National Interests
    Not simply an "event" or merely an "incident, " the 1962 standoff between the United States and the Soviet Union over missiles in Cuba was a crisis, which subsequently has achieved almost mythic significance in the annals of U.S.... Learn More
    Published: 1st August 1999
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