(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2014)

Document title

Aleatory sovereignty and the rule of sensitive spaces

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

CULLEN DUNN E. (1) ; CONS J. (2) ;
(1) Dept. of Geography, Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, ETATS-UNIS
(2) International Relations, Bucknell Univ., Lewisburg, ETATS-UNIS


The AA. analyse aleatory sovereignty and the rule of sensitive spaces through the examples of Re-public of Georgia and on the border between India and Bangladesh. They demonstrate that camps and borders not only as the outcomes of humanitarian projects but also of anxieties about governance and rule; to see their inhabitants not only as abject recipients of aid, but also as individuals who make decisions and choices in complex conditions. They conclude that while the outcome of projects within such spaces is often unpredictable, the assumptions that undergird such projects create regular cycles of implementation and failure


Article of periodic

published at : Antipode / ISSN 0066-4812

Editor : Blackwell, Oxford - ROYAUME-UNI (1969)

Millesime : 2014, vol. 46, no1 [pp. 92-109]

Bibliographic references : 3 p.



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Go to electronic document thanks to its DOI : doi:10.1111/anti.12028

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