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Nikolaos Mavropoulos

Modern historiography claims to have discovered the nature of each colonizing state's individual approach to colonialism: states did not administer their colonies in the same way and were driven to expansion for many and varied reasons. English

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Joerg Fingerhut

Smith’s trajectory, I will first focus on some claims regarding a general aesthetic naturalism. In particular, I will address his version of “expansionism,” which he introduces, among other things, as a methodological feature to help situate cultural

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Reclaiming the lake

Citizenship and environment-as-common-property in highland Peru

Mattias Borg Rasmussen

mutual recognition of authority, rights, and property and secure the land and water that are the foundation of rural livelihoods. Since the early 1990s, Peru has experienced an expansion in mining activities, which further accelerated during the first

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Mega-Plantations in Southeast Asia

Landscapes of Displacement

Miles Kenney-Lazar and Noboru Ishikawa

creating new sources of capital accumulation, via natural rubber, coffee, sugarcane, and coconut plantations ( Byerlee 2014 ; De Koninck 2011 ; Ishikawa 2010 ; Moore 2000 ; Murray 1992 ; Stoler 1995 ; Wolf 1982 ). Yet, their rapid expansion in the

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Murray Smith

: “Arguably, seeing-in itself is the basic form of expansion here” (42). More on this idea below.) In this sense, the threshold for “extra-normal” perception or cognition may be much lower than Livingston takes it to be. But beyond this observation about

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John Eade

The millions visiting pilgrimage sites across the world attest to the continuing social, political, and economic significance of religion. The popularity of pilgrimage is partly driven by the expansion of global communications and the travel and

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Samuel Moyn and Jean-Paul Gagnon

believe that the restriction of places and sources in what has long been considered the acceptable fund of ideas has not served the recent past well, and so an expansion of the scope of intellectual history bears on what traditions will matter for the

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Ariela Zycherman

Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon Tropical forests across the globe are being reshaped by the expansion of croplands and the production of commodity crops for export in particular. Deforestation for agriculture is one of the primary causes of land cover

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Republican Imperialisms

Narrating the History of “Empire” in France, 1885–1900

Christina Carroll

strategies for promoting national prestige and from longstanding concerns about the political implications of imperial expansion. As scholars have shown, strands of liberal and republican thought had criticized overseas imperial expansion, arguing that any

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US–México border states and the US military–industrial complex

A Global Space for expanding transnational capital

Juan Manuel Sandoval Palacios

pattern has been developed and is becoming an intense global accumulation zone ( Robinson, 2004 ), 3 based mainly in a militarized accumulation. The goal of this article is to examine how a Global Space for the expansion of transnational capital emerged