Chapter 13. Governing States

  1. David Nugent and
  2. Joan Vincent
  1. David Nugent

Published Online: 17 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470693681.ch13

A Companion to the Anthropology of Politics

A Companion to the Anthropology of Politics

How to Cite

Nugent, D. (2008) Governing States, in A Companion to the Anthropology of Politics (eds D. Nugent and J. Vincent), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470693681.ch13

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631229728

Online ISBN: 9780470693681

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Keywords:

  • governing states;
  • society;
  • economic nationalism;
  • military command;
  • public administration

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • National And Global Context

  • Power, Knowledge, and Representation in a Militarized Society

  • Power, Knowledge, and Representation in Crisis

  • Fixing Elusive Boundaries: the “state Effect” from Above

  • Contextualizing State Crisis: Subaltern Governmentality

  • Conclusion

  • References

  • Suggested Further Reading