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Legg, Stephen

Spaces of Colonialism: Delhi's Urban Governmentalities

Legg, Stephen - Spaces of Colonialism: Delhi's Urban Governmentalities, ebook

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Examines the residential, policed, and infrastructural landscapes of New and Old Delhi under British Rule.
  • The first book of its kind to present a comparative history of New and Old Delhi
  • Draws on the governmentality theories and methodologies presented in Michel Foucault’s lecture courses
  • Looks at problems of social and racial segregation, the policing of the cities, and biopolitical needs in urban settings
  • Undertakes a critique of colonial governmentality on the basis of the lived spaces of everyday life

Keywords: SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / Geography SCI030000

Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2008
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
RGS-IBG Book Series
Page amount
272 pages
Category
Natural Sciences
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781444399516
Printed ISBN
9781405156332

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