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Author Whitehead, Mark, 1975-

Title The nature of the state : excavating the political ecologies of the modern state / Mark Whitehead, Rhys Jones, and Martin Jones.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.

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Description 1 online resource (x, 234 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Series Oxford geographical and environmental studies
Oxford geographical and environmental studies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-225) and index.
Contents States and natures : an introduction -- Seeing double : thinking about natures and states -- The moments of nature-state relations -- Mapping the land : spatializing state nature -- Nature and the state apparatus -- Between laboratory and leviathan : technological development and the cyborg state -- Exploring post-national natures : nature in the shadow of the state.
Summary The complex relationships between the state and nature remain under-theorized and relatively unexplored. Combining original research and theoretical insights The Nature of the State challenges the ways in which social scientists approach questions of socio-environmental power and offers new insights into the history of state-nature relations. - ;The twin categories of the state and nature collectively embody some of the most fundamental reference points around which our lives and thinking are organized. Despite their combined significance, however, the complex relationships that exist between.
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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Processing Action digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve MiAaHDL
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Subject Human geography -- Political aspects.
Human ecology -- Political aspects.
Political geography.
Political ecology.
Environmental policy.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Jones, Rhys, 1971-
Jones, Martin, 1970-
Other Form: Print version: Whitehead, Mark, 1975- Nature of the state. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007 0199271895 9780199271894 (DLC) 2006029642 (OCoLC)71581556
ISBN 9780191515132 (electronic bk.)
0191515132 (electronic bk.)
0199271895 (Cloth)
9780199271894 (hbk.)