272 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Pennsylvania studies in human rights.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction: on the threshold of liberty Genealogies of care and confinement Genealogies of rescue and pushbacks Sovereignty as salvation: moral states Sovereignty as preemption: undocumented states Spring uprisings, fall drownings Public aesthetics amid seas.
Based on the author's 2006 University of California, Irvine Ph.D. thesis titled: Death and the moral state: making borders and sovereignty at the southern edges of Europe.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-256) and index.
Available in Other Form
Electronic version: Albahari, Maurizio. Crimes of peace. Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, 
KKH2440 .A53 2015
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