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dc.contributor.authorPapadakis, Yiannisen
dc.creatorPapadakis, Yiannisen
dc.date.accessioned2019-05-10T06:22:29Z
dc.date.available2019-05-10T06:22:29Z
dc.date.issued2017
dc.identifier.urihttp://gnosis.library.ucy.ac.cy/handle/7/49165
dc.description.abstractBorder studies have grappled with, on the one hand, the need for the use of common themes or concepts while, on the other, the need for contextual specificity. Borders are sites that embody different potentialities: division and contact, conflict and cooperation, security and anxiety, creativity and oppression, among others. In short, they are sites of the paradoxical. Paradox, it is argued, is the common overarching conceptual characteristic of borders but which specific potentialities are embodied in a border and what prevails as a result of the ensuing power struggles requires contextual specificity. Cyprus, a divided island lying on various border lines, partly inside and partly outside the EU, presents a useful socio-political space in order to illustrate this argument by outlining the specific paradoxical aspects of its own border and the results of the ensuing power struggles. © 2017 Informa UK Limited, trading as Taylor & Francis Group.en
dc.sourceEthnic and Racial Studiesen
dc.source.urihttps://www.scopus.com/inward/record.uri?eid=2-s2.0-85025475450&doi=10.1080%2f01419870.2017.1344720&partnerID=40&md5=e792ea8f0d1562e20e8571ab57653913
dc.titleBorders, paradox and poweren
dc.typeinfo:eu-repo/semantics/article
dc.identifier.doi10.1080/01419870.2017.1344720
dc.description.startingpage1
dc.description.endingpage18
dc.author.facultyΣχολή Κοινωνικών Επιστημών και Επιστημών Αγωγής / Faculty of Social Sciences and Education
dc.author.departmentΤμήμα Κοινωνικών και Πολιτικών Επιστημών / Department of Social and Political Sciences
dc.type.uhtypeArticleen
dc.source.abbreviationEthn.Racial Stud.en
dc.contributor.orcidPapadakis, Yiannis [0000-0001-5385-2424]
dc.description.totalnumpages1-18


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