Geographies of Political Change. De- and Re- Territorializations. Where and how does change occur?. Sometimes peacefully European Union Often amidst conflict Looking for clarity in conflict zones……. Huntington’s civilizations. “Balkanization”. Conflicts in Africa: 1990-2002.
De- and Re-
The fundamental clash is not about civilizations but about “different conceptions of community and how these conceptions should be reflected in political arrangements and organizations.” (Holsti).
Key is linking
Need to understand where it has been and where it is now
From: O'Loughlin et.al 1998
Fragmentation/ state by virtue of
East Timor (already finished)
ZapatistasVariations on a theme