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Melancholy Order : Asian Migration and the Globalization of Borders.

Author: Adam M McKeown
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 2008.
Series: Columbia studies in international and global history.
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A careful look at the processes of globalization over the past two hundred years reveals that the practices and ideologies of global interaction rose in conjunction with the global consolidation of a system of nation states and borders. The global standardization of migration control and identity documentation (e.g., passports and visas) is a concrete example of this globalization of borders, designed to both  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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McKeown, Adam M.
Melancholy Order : Asian Migration and the Globalization of Borders.
New York : Columbia University Press, ©2008
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Adam M McKeown
ISBN: 9780231511711 023151171X
OCLC Number: 828303899
Description: 1 online resource (467 pages).
Contents: List of Tables and Figures; Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Globalization of Identities; Part I: Borders in Transformation; 1. Consolidating Identities, Sixteenth to Nineteenth Centuries; 2. Global Migration, 1840-1940; 3. Creating the Free Migrant; 4. Nationalization of Migration Control; Part II: Imagining Borders; 5. Experiments in Border Control, 1852-1887; 6. Civilization and Borders, 1885-1895; 7. The "Natal Formula" and the Decline of the Imperial Subject, 1888-1913; Part III: Enforcing Borders; 8. Experiments in Remote Control, 1897-1905. 9. The American Formula, 1905-191310. Files and Fraud; Part IV: Disseminating Borders; 11. Moralizing Regulation; 12. Borders Across the World, 1907-1939; Conclusion: A Melancholy Order; Primary Sources and Abbreviations Used in Notes; Notes; Index.
Series Title: Columbia studies in international and global history.

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A careful look at the processes of globalization over the past two hundred years reveals that the practices and ideologies of global interaction rose in conjunction with the global consolidation of a system of nation states and borders. The global standardization of migration control and identity documentation (e.g., passports and visas) is a concrete example of this globalization of borders, designed to both facilitate and limit movement. This book argues many of the standard principles and techniques of global migration and identity regulation were developed from 1880 to 1910 th.

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