Contested Spaces by Louise Purbrick
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Contested Spaces
By Louise Purbrick

Contested Spaces

Sites, Representations and Histories of Conflict

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Contested Spaces by Louise Purbrick

Book Description

Contested Spaces is a global study of sites of conflict, places of loss, fear, resistance and pilgrimage where the materiality of violence forcibly brings the past into the present. The collection examines a series of internationally significant sites and how they are inhabited, represented, witnessed and visited.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780230013360
ISBN-10: 0230013368
Format: Hardback
(216mm x 140mm x 19mm)
Pages: 279
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish Date: 15-Jun-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Louise Purbrick

MICHAEL DEAR Department of Geography, University of Southern California, USA SEAN FIELD Centre for Popular Memory and the Historical Studies Department, University of Cape Town, South Africa PATRICK HAGOPIAN Lecturer in American Studies, Lancaster University JACQUELINE HOLZER Doctoral student in the Department of Geography, University of Southern California, USA GERD KNISCHEWSKI Senior Lecturer in German Politics, University of Portsmouth, UK DEBBIE LISLE School of Politics, International Studies and Philosophy, Queen's University Belfast, UK CAHAL MCLAUGHLIN Senior Lecturer in Media Studies, the University of Ulster, UK TONY POLLARD Director of the Centre for Battlefield Archaeology, University of Glasgow, UK WENDY PULLAN Senior Lecturer in the History and Philosophy of Architecture, University of Cambridge, UK PETER READ Deputy Director of National Centre for Indigenous Studies, the Australian National University ULLA SPITTLER Principal Lecturer in German, University of Brighton, UK HAIFA ZANGANA Painter, writer and author of Through the Vast Halls of Memory

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