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Title Political landscapes of capital cities / edited by Jessica Joyce Christie, Jelena Bogdanovi, and Eulogio Guzmřn.

Publication Info. ©2016
Boulder : University Press of Colorado, 2016.


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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 406 pages) : illustrations, maps.
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Summary "Investigates the transformation of landscapes into culturally constructed and ideologically defined political environments of capital cities. In this spatially inclusive, socially dynamic interpretation, an interdisciplinary group uses a methodology to expose the associations between human-made environments and the natural landscape that accommodate socio-political needs of governmental authority"-- Provided by publisher.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Contents Introduction : The spatial turn and political landscapes of capital cities / Eulogio Guzmán, Jessica Joyce Christie, and Jelena Bogdanovi -- Akhenaten's Amarna in new kingdom Egypt : relations of landscape and ideology / Jessica Joyce Christie -- "Memorials of the ability of them all" : tetrarchic displays in the Roman Forum's central area / Gregor Kalas -- The relational spiritual geopolitics of Constantinople, the capital of the Byzantine Empire / Jelena Bogdanovi -- Beyond the ashes : the making of Bangkok as the capital city of Siam / Melody Rod-ari -- Monumental perceptions of the Tiwanaku landscape / Alexei Vranich -- The Inka capital Cusco as the model of an imperial cultural landscape / Jessica Joyce Christie -- Making landfall : anchoring authority in the public and private political sphere of the basin of Mexico / Eulogio Guzmán -- Provincial capital vs. peasant capital : a subaltern perspective on urban rise and fall from grace / Anne Parmly Toxey -- La Parola al Piccone : demonstrations of fascism at the Imperial Fora and the mausoleum of Augustus / Stephanie Zeier Pilat -- Tehran : a revolution in making / Talinn Grigor -- Conclusions : Ontological relations and the spatial politics of capital cities / Jelena Bogdanovi, Jessica Joyce Christie, and Eulogio Guzmán.
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Subject Capitals (Cities)
Cities and towns, Ancient.
Space -- Political aspects.
Landscape archaeology -- Political aspects.
Political anthropology.
Landscape archaeology
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Cultural Policy.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Popular Culture.
Capitals (Cities) (OCoLC)fst00846490
Cities and towns, Ancient. (OCoLC)fst00861870
Political anthropology. (OCoLC)fst01069203
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Christie, Jessica Joyce, 1956- editor.
Bogdanovi, Jelena, 1973- editor.
Guzmán, Eulogio, editor.
Other Form: Print version: Political landscapes of capital cities. Boulder : University Press of Colorado, 2016 9781607324683 (DLC) 2015033569 (OCoLC)930875085
ISBN 9781607324690 (electronic bk.)
1607324695 (electronic bk.)
9781607324683 (electronic bk.)
1607324687 (electronic bk.)
Report No. JSTOR purchased
Standard No. AU@ 000062397397
CHVBK 556239458
CHNEW 001035483

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