LOGIN TO YOUR ACCOUNT

Username
Password
Remember Me
Or use your Academic/Social account:

CREATE AN ACCOUNT

Or use your Academic/Social account:

Congratulations!

You have just completed your registration at OpenAire.

Before you can login to the site, you will need to activate your account. An e-mail will be sent to you with the proper instructions.

Important!

Please note that this site is currently undergoing Beta testing.
Any new content you create is not guaranteed to be present to the final version of the site upon release.

Thank you for your patience,
OpenAire Dev Team.

Close This Message

CREATE AN ACCOUNT

Name:
Username:
Password:
Verify Password:
E-mail:
Verify E-mail:
*All Fields Are Required.
Please Verify You Are Human:
fbtwitterlinkedinvimeoflicker grey 14rssslideshare1
Hodder, Jake; Legg, Stephen; Heffernan, Mike (2015)
Publisher: Elsevier
Journal: Political Geography
Languages: English
Types: Article
Subjects: Sociology and Political Science, Geography, Planning and Development, History
This introduction to a special issue on historical geographies of internationalism begins by situating the essays that follow in relation to the on-going refugee crisis in Europe and beyond. This crisis has revealed, once again, both the challenges and the potential of internationalism as a form of political consciousness and the international as a scale of political action. Recent work has sought to re-conceptualise internationalism as the most urgent scale at which governance, political activity and resistance must operate when confronting the larger environmental, economic, and strategic challenges of the twenty-first century. Although geographers have only made a modest contribution to this work, we argue that they have a significant role to play. The essays in this special issue suggest several ways in which a geographical perspective can contribute to rethinking the international: by examining spaces and sites not previously considered in internationalist histories; by considering the relationship between the abstractions of internationalism and the geographical and historical specificities of its performance; and by analysing the interlocking of internationalism with other political projects. We identify, towards the end of this essay, seven ways that internationalism might be reconsidered geographically in future research through; its spatialities and temporalities; the role of newly independent states; science and research; identity politics; and with reference to its performative and visual dimensions.
  • The results below are discovered through our pilot algorithms. Let us know how we are doing!

    • Agnew, J. (2001). Disputing the nature of the international in political geography. In J. Agnew (Ed.), Reinventing geopolitics: Geographies of modern statehood (Hettner Lecture 2000) (pp. 29e49). Heidelberg: University of Heidelberg.
    • Bressey, C. (2011). The city of others: photographs from the city of London asylum archive. Interdisciplinary Studies in the Long Nineteenth Century, 13, 1e14.
    • Carr, E. H. (1939 [1993]). The twenty years' crisis 1919e1939: An introduction to the study of international relations. London: Macmillan.
    • Craggs, R., & Mahony, M. (2014). The geographies of the conference: knowledge, performance and protest. Geography Compass, 8, 414e430.
    • Daniels, S., & Nash, C. (2004). Lifepaths: geography and biography. Journal of Historical Geography, 30, 449e458.
    • Gilroy, P. (1993). The Black Atlantic: Modernity and double consciousness. Harvard: Harvard University Press.
    • Guha, R. (1983). The prose of counter-insurgency. In R. Guha (Ed.), Subaltern studies II (pp. 1e42). Oxford: Oxford University Press.
    • Halliday, F. (1988). Three concepts of internationalism. International Affairs, 64, 187e198.
    • Hell, J. (2009). Katechon: Carl Schmitt's imperial theology and the ruins of the future. The Germanic Review, 84, 283e326.
    • Klinke, I. (2013). Chronopolitics: a conceptual matrix. Progress in Human Geography, 37, 673e690.
    • Lambert, D., & Lester, A. (2006). In D. Lambert, & A. Lester (Eds.), Colonial lives across the British Empire: Imperial careering in the long nineteenth century. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
    • Legg, S. (2010). Transnationalism and the scalar politics of imperialism. New Global Studies, 4, 1e17.
    • Legg, S. (2014). An international anomaly? Sovereignty, the League of Nations, and India's princely geographies. Journal of Historical Geography, 43, 96e110.
    • Lester, A. (2001). Imperial networks: Creating identities in nineteenth century South Africa and Britain. London: Routledge.
    • Lester, A. (2013). Spatial concepts and the historical geographies of British colonialism. In A. Thompson (Ed.), Studies in imperialism, 100th edition (pp. 118e142). Manchester: Manchester University Press.
    • Livingstone, D. N. (2003). Putting science in its place: Geographies of scientific knowledge. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
    • Mitchell, W. J. T. (1995). Interdisciplinarity and visual culture. Art Bulletin, 77, 540e544.
    • Pedersen, S. (2015). The guardians: The League of Nations and the crisis of empire. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
    • Rich, P. (1995). Alfred Zimmern's cautious idealism: The League of Nations, international eduction, and the Commonwealth. In D. Long, & P. Wilson (Eds.), Thinkers of the twenty years' crisis (pp. 79e99). Oxford: Clarendon Press.
    • Rose, G. (1997). Engendering the slum: photography in east London in the 1930s. Gender, Place & Culture, 4, 277e300.
    • Schmitt, C. (2011 [1939]). Gro├čraum versus universalism: the international legal struggle over the Monroe Doctrine. In S. Legg (Ed.), Spatiality, sovereignty and Carl Schmitt: Geographies of the nomos (pp. 46e54). London: Routledge. trans; Matthew G.; Hannah.
    • Shilliam, R. (2015). The Black Pacific: Anti-colonial struggles and oceanic connections. London: Bloomsbury Publishing.
    • Shire, W. (2013). Home. In A. Triulzi, & R. McKenzie (Eds.), Long journeys. African migrants on the road (pp. xiexii). Leiden: Brill.
    • Sidaway, J. D., Woon, C. Y., & Jacobs, J. M. (2014). Planetary postcolonialism. Singapore Journal of Tropical Geography, 35, 4e21.
    • Smith, N. (2003). American empire: Roosevelt's geographer and the prelude to globalization. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press.
  • No related research data.
  • No similar publications.

Share - Bookmark

Funded by projects

  • RCUK | Conferencing the Internati...

Cite this article