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A History of Spaces: Cartographic Reason, Mapping, and the Geo-coded World

John Pickles - Science - 2004 - 233 pages
It also considers the use of maps for military purposes, maps that have coded modern conceptions of health, disease and social character, and maps of the transparent human body ...
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In the Shadows of the Tropics: Climate, Race and Biopower in Nineteenth ...

James S. Duncan - Science - 2007 - 212 pages
In this original work James Duncan explores the transformation of Ceylon during the mid-nineteenth century into one of the most important coffee growing regions of the world ...
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Archaeological Theory and the Politics of Cultural Heritage

Laurajane Smith - History - 2004 - 260 pages
This controversial book is a survey of how relationships between indigenous peoples and the archaeological establishment have got into difficulty, and a crucial pointer to how ...
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Cities in Modernity: Representations and Productions of Metropolitan Space ...

Richard Dennis - Architecture - 2008 - 436 pages
An exploration of what made cities 'modern' in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
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Disposable Women and Other Myths of Global Capitalism

Melissa W. Wright - Political Science - 2006 - 195 pages
Everyday, around the world, women who work in the Third World factories of global firms face the idea that they are disposable. Melissa W. Wright explains how this notion ...
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Haunted by empire: geographies of intimacy in North American history

Ann Laura Stoler - History - 2006 - 544 pages
A groundbreaking interdisciplinary collection that rethinks the connection between the intimate and United States colonial and postcolonial histories.
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