Colonial sovereignty, forms of life and liminal beings in South Africa
Motha, Stewart (2012) Colonial sovereignty, forms of life and liminal beings in South Africa. In: Svirsky, M. and Bignall, S. (eds.) Agamben and Colonialism. Critical Connections. Edinburgh, Scotland: Edinburgh University Press, pp. 128-154. ISBN 9780748643943.
Book synopsis: Svirsky and Bignall assemble leading figures to explore the rich philosophical linkages and the political concerns shared by Agamben and postcolonial theory. Agamben's theories of the 'state of exception' and 'bare life' are situated in critical relation to the existence of these phenomena in the colonial/postcolonial world.
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|School:||Birkbeck Schools and Departments > School of Law|
|Date Deposited:||08 Mar 2012 15:54|
|Last Modified:||17 Apr 2013 12:33|
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