Globalizing borderlands studies in Europe and North America / edited and with an introduction by John W.I. Lee and Michael North.

"Borderlands are complex spaces that can involve military, religious, economic, political, and cultural interactions--all of which may vary by region and over time. John W.I. Lee and Michael North bring together interdisciplinary scholars to analyze a wide range of border issues and to encourag...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Lee, John W. I. 1971- (Editor), North, Michael, 1954- (Editor)
Format: Book
Published: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 2016.
Series:Borderlands and transcultural studies.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • The usefulness of borderlands concepts in ancient history : the case of origen as monster / Elizabeth DePalma Digeser
  • Structures of power in late antique borderlands : Arabs, Romans, and Berbers / Greg Fisher and Alexander Drost
  • The transborder economy of medieval Cistercian monasteries in the southern Baltic Sea region / Manja Olschowski
  • Visionaries, violence, and the legacy of trauma on the Maine frontier during King Philip's War, 1675-1677/ Ann Marie Plane
  • Swedish Pomerania in the eighteenth century : the development of Frihet in a borderland of the Baltic Sea Region / Stefan Herfurth
  • The Duchy of Courland from 1650 to 1737 : transformation of a religious borderland in the Baltic Sea region / Kord-Henning Uber
  • Native borderlands : colonialism and the development of native power / Clint Smith
  • Beyond red-light districts : regional and transnational migration in the Mexican-U.S. borderlands, 1870-1912 / Veronica Castillo-Munoz
  • Medicalizing the borders of an expanding state : physicians, sanitary reports, and the frontiers of Mexican progress, 1930-1950 / Gabriela Soto Laveaga
  • Theorizing the social functioning of political borders through studies of cross-border petty trade / Olga Sasunkevich
  • Future directions in borderlands studies / Alexander Drost and Michael North.