New PDF release: Mapping European Empire: Tabulae imperii Europaei (Critical

By Russell Foster

ISBN-10: 113850498X

ISBN-13: 9781138504981

ISBN-10: 1138819212

ISBN-13: 9781138819214

Empire and maps are collectively reliant phenomena and traceable to the sunrise of civilisation. additionally, maps maintain a supremely authoritative prestige as unquestioned reflections of fact. In today’s image-saturated global, their impact is extra robust now than at the other time in heritage.

This publication argues that during the 21st century we're seeing an imperial renaissance within the ecu Union (EU), a political agency which defies categorisation, yet whose energy and impact grows via the 12 months. It examines the prior, current, and way forward for the european to illustrate that empire isn't really a class of kingdom yet particularly a collective mind's eye which reshapes historical past and appropriates a synthetic previous to validate the guidelines of the current and the objectives of the long run. In doing so, this ebook illuminates the imperial discourse that permeates the mass maps of the fashionable european.

This textual content can be of key curiosity to scholars and students of political technology, ecu reviews, Human Geography, eu political background, cartography and visible methodologies and foreign relations.

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