The Resource Australia and the insular imagination : beaches, borders, boats, and bodies, Suvendrini Perera

Australia and the insular imagination : beaches, borders, boats, and bodies, Suvendrini Perera

Label
Australia and the insular imagination : beaches, borders, boats, and bodies
Title
Australia and the insular imagination
Title remainder
beaches, borders, boats, and bodies
Statement of responsibility
Suvendrini Perera
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Brings together events and themes relating to Australia and the effect of the 'war on terror'. Includes chapters on asylum seekers, the 2004 tsunami in the Indian Ocean, and the bombings in Bali in 2002. Author from Curtin University of Technology, Australia
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
304.2/30994
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Tertiary/Undergraduate
LC call number
DU107
LC item number
.P436 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Australia and the insular imagination : beaches, borders, boats, and bodies, Suvendrini Perera
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]-211) and index
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Contents
Terra Australis infirma -- Girt by sea -- "All the water in the rough, rude sea" : insular dreamings -- Bodies, boats, borderscapes -- Torturous dialogues : bare life, dangerous geographies and the politics of proximity -- The gulliver effect : Australia and the arc of instability -- Our patch : racial horizons and the war on terror -- A pogrom on the beach -- Blood or water? "fluid-state nationalism" and terra Australis infirma
Control code
000043931634
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
viii, 220 p.
Isbn
9780230613539
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009008634
Other control number
3064732
Other physical details
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.b24519352
System control number
  • lt24519352
  • (OCoLC)268792610

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