By Reece Jones,Corey Johnson

Bordering not occurs purely on the borderline setting apart sovereign states, yet really via a variety of practices and judgements that happen in a number of destinations inside and past the state’s territory. however, it's too simplistic to indicate that borders are all over, seeing that this view fails to recognize that specific websites are major nodes the place border paintings is finished. equally, border paintings is likely to be performed via specific humans than others. This publication investigates the diffusion of bordering narratives and practices via asking ’who borders and how?’ putting the Border in way of life complicates the relationship among borders and sovereign states through choosing the participants and firms that interact in border paintings at a variety of scales and locations. This edited quantity contains contributions from significant overseas students within the box of border reviews and allied disciplines who examine the place and why border paintings is finished. by way of combining a brand new theorization of border paintings past the country with wealthy empirical case reports, this e-book makes a ground-breaking contribution to the research of borders and the kingdom within the period of globalization.

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