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The Resource Material Politics : Disputes Along the Pipeline

Material Politics : Disputes Along the Pipeline

Label
Material Politics : Disputes Along the Pipeline
Title
Material Politics
Title remainder
Disputes Along the Pipeline
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In Material Politics, author Andrew Barry reveals that as we are beginning to attend to the importance of materials in political life, materials has become increasingly bound up with the production of information about their performance, origins, and impact. Presents an original theoretical approach to political geography by revealing the paradoxical relationship between materials and politicsExplores how political disputes have come to revolve not around objects in isolation, but objects that are entangled in ever growing quantities of information about their per
Member of
Cataloging source
MEAUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barry, Andrew
Dewey number
  • 320.1/2
  • 320.12
Index
no index present
LC call number
JC319 .B39 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
RGS-IBG Book Series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geopolitics
  • Materials
  • Material culture
  • Petroleum pipelines
  • International economic relations
  • Geopolitics
  • International economic relations
Label
Material Politics : Disputes Along the Pipeline
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Material Politics: Disputes Along the Pipeline; Copyright; Contents; Series Editors' Preface; Figures and Tables; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; 1 Introduction; Making Things Political; Governing Materials; An Experiment in Transparency and Responsibility; The Georgian Route; The Archive; Overview of the Chapters; 2 The Georgian Route: Between Political and Physical Geography; Political Fieldwork; Geopolitics, Oil, the Caucasus; Physical Geography; The Pipeline Regime; Conclusion: Political Knowledge; 3 Transparency's Witness; Resource Curse; Disclosure; Assembling Civil Society
  • A Public Experiment4 Ethical Performances; Ethics and Business; Ethics, Politics and the Logic of Abduction; Art, Research and Politics; Conclusions: Ethics and Knowledge Controversies; 5 The Affected Public; Disclosure; Affected Communities; Points and Corridors; A Disputed Public; Conclusions: From Affected Communities to Material Impacts; 6 Visible Impacts; Landslides; Vibration; Impact and Action; Circulations of Impact; 7 Material Politics; Metals; Politics; Itinerant Practices; 8 Economy and the Archive; Interference; Compensation System; Accounting for Labour; Multiple Histories
  • 9 ConclusionsGeopolitical Fieldwork; The Limits of Transparency; Material Politics; Coda; Notes; 1 Introduction; 2 The Georgian Route: Between Political and Physical Geography; 3 Transparency's Witness; 4 Ethical Performances; 5 The Affected Public; 6 Visible Impacts; 7 Material Politics; 8 Economy and the Archive; 9 Conclusions; References; Film, Television, Video and Photography; Documents, Reports and Publicity Material; Index
Control code
862794937
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (260 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118529102
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)862794937
Label
Material Politics : Disputes Along the Pipeline
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Material Politics: Disputes Along the Pipeline; Copyright; Contents; Series Editors' Preface; Figures and Tables; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; 1 Introduction; Making Things Political; Governing Materials; An Experiment in Transparency and Responsibility; The Georgian Route; The Archive; Overview of the Chapters; 2 The Georgian Route: Between Political and Physical Geography; Political Fieldwork; Geopolitics, Oil, the Caucasus; Physical Geography; The Pipeline Regime; Conclusion: Political Knowledge; 3 Transparency's Witness; Resource Curse; Disclosure; Assembling Civil Society
  • A Public Experiment4 Ethical Performances; Ethics and Business; Ethics, Politics and the Logic of Abduction; Art, Research and Politics; Conclusions: Ethics and Knowledge Controversies; 5 The Affected Public; Disclosure; Affected Communities; Points and Corridors; A Disputed Public; Conclusions: From Affected Communities to Material Impacts; 6 Visible Impacts; Landslides; Vibration; Impact and Action; Circulations of Impact; 7 Material Politics; Metals; Politics; Itinerant Practices; 8 Economy and the Archive; Interference; Compensation System; Accounting for Labour; Multiple Histories
  • 9 ConclusionsGeopolitical Fieldwork; The Limits of Transparency; Material Politics; Coda; Notes; 1 Introduction; 2 The Georgian Route: Between Political and Physical Geography; 3 Transparency's Witness; 4 Ethical Performances; 5 The Affected Public; 6 Visible Impacts; 7 Material Politics; 8 Economy and the Archive; 9 Conclusions; References; Film, Television, Video and Photography; Documents, Reports and Publicity Material; Index
Control code
862794937
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (260 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118529102
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)862794937

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