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Description - Territory by David Delaney

This short introduction conveys the complexities associated with the term 'territory' in a clear and accessible manner. It surveys the field and brings theory to ground in the case of Palestine. It provides an interdisciplinary survey of the many strands of research in the field. It addresses specific areas including interpretations of territorial structures; the relationship between territoriality and scale; the validity and fluidity of territory; and the practical, social processes associated with territorial re-configurations. It stresses that our understanding of territory is inseparable from our understanding of power. It uses Israel/Palestine as an extended illustrative case study. The author's strong legal and geographical background gives the work an authoritative perspective.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781405118316
ISBN-10: 1405118318
Format: Hardback
(239mm x 161mm x 19mm)
Pages: 176
Imprint: Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 1-Aug-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - David Delaney

David Delaney teaches in the Department of Law, Jurisprudence and Social Thought at Amherst College. He is the author of Race, Place and the Law: 1836-1948 (1998) and Law and Nature (2003), and co-editor of The Legal Geographies Reader (Blackwell, 2001).

Books By David Delaney

Territory by David Delaney
Paperback, August 2005
Law and Nature by David Delaney
Hardback, October 2003
Legal Geographies Reader by David Delaney
Paperback, December 2000