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Necessary travel : new area studies and Canada in comparative perspective

Author: Susan Hodgett; Patrick James
Publisher: Lanham : Lexington Books, [2018]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book explores New Area Studies in the twenty-first century. It addresses a blurring of genres between the social sciences and the humanities; expanding methodological innovation, reflective practice and co-production of knowledge with local people. It marks the significance of the local to the global in an increasingly complex world.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Necessary travel
Lanham : Lexington Books, [2018]
(DLC) 2018042890
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Hodgett; Patrick James
ISBN: 9781498545150 1498545157
OCLC Number: 1076876863
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 193 pages)
Contents: Overview --
Introduction: context : theorizing the new area studies / Susan Hodgett, and Patrick James --
New area studies around the globe --
New area studies in the borderlands of Asia / Mandy Sadan --
New area studies, the problem of Russia and "recursive nationhood" / Stephen Hutchings --
Area studies as refugee studies / Peter Gatrell --
Latin American studies : what have we achieved and where are we heading? / Christopher Sabatini, and Nicolas Albertoni Gomez --
Mastering the current : studying central asia in the 21st century / Claus Bech Hansen --
Muslim world studies or Middle East studies? / Rob Gleave --
Blurring the boundaries of history and fiction : re-imagining the past and re-defining the present through the lens of saudi women novelists / Zahia Smail Salhi and Ibrahim A. I. Alfraih --
Canada in comparative perspective --
Transarea studies : gendered mobility in North American literature / Caroline Rosenthal --
Area and circus studies: the case of and for a boundary crossing Quebec / Charles R. Batson --
Figurations of the border and new area studies / Claude Denis with Abdelkarim Amengay --
The state against Canadian studies / Colin Coates --
Reflections on new area studies --
What have we learned? / Susan Hodgett, and Patrick James --
About the contributors.
Responsibility: edited by Susan Hodgett and Patrick James.

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