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The Resource Critical toponymies : the contested politics of place naming, edited by Lawrence D. Berg and Jani Vuolteenaho

Critical toponymies : the contested politics of place naming, edited by Lawrence D. Berg and Jani Vuolteenaho

Label
Critical toponymies : the contested politics of place naming
Title
Critical toponymies
Title remainder
the contested politics of place naming
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lawrence D. Berg and Jani Vuolteenaho
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Berg, Lawrence D
  • Vuolteenaho, Jani
Series statement
Re-materialising cultural geography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Toponymy
  • Names, Geographical
  • Political geography
Label
Critical toponymies : the contested politics of place naming, edited by Lawrence D. Berg and Jani Vuolteenaho
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Maoz Azaryahu
  • 4.
  • Street-naming and Nation-building: Toponymic Inscriptions of Nationhood in Singapore
  • Brendu S. A. Yeoh
  • 5.
  • Naming and Placing the Other: Power and the Urban Landscape in Zanzibar
  • Garth Andrew Myers
  • 6.
  • The Aloha State: Place Names and the Anti-conquest of Hawai'i
  • Douglas Herman
  • 1.
  • 7.
  • Irish Place Names: Post-colonial Locations
  • Catherine Nash
  • 8.
  • Proclaiming Place: Towards a Geography of Place Name Pronunciation
  • Robin A. Kearns and Lawrence D. Berg
  • 9.
  • Street Names as Memorial Arenas: The Reputational Politics of Commemorating Martin Luther King Jr. in a Georgia County
  • Derek H. Alderman
  • 10.
  • Towards Critical Toponymies
  • Indexing the Great Ledger of the Community: Urban House Numbering, City Directories, and the Production of Spatial Legibility
  • Reuben S. Rose-Redwood
  • 11.
  • Planning and Revamping Urban Toponymy: Ideological Alterations in the Linguistic Landscaping of Vuosaari Suburb, Eastern Helsinki
  • Jani Vuolteenaho and Terhi Ainiala
  • 12.
  • Toponymic Silence and Sami Place Names during the Growth of the Norwegian Nation State
  • Kaisa Rautio Helander
  • 13.
  • Virtual Place Naming, Internet Domains, and the Politics of Misdirection: The Case of www.martinlutherking.org
  • Jani Vuolteenaho and Lawrence D. Berg
  • Derek H. Alderman
  • 2.
  • Naming as Norming: "Race," Gender and the Identity Politics of Naming Places in Aotearoa/New Zealand
  • Lawrence D. Berg and Robin A. Kearns
  • 3.
  • Naming the Past: The Significance of Commemorative Street Names
Control code
ocn318971501
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 291 p.
Isbn
9780754674535
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009016282
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)318971501
Label
Critical toponymies : the contested politics of place naming, edited by Lawrence D. Berg and Jani Vuolteenaho
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Maoz Azaryahu
  • 4.
  • Street-naming and Nation-building: Toponymic Inscriptions of Nationhood in Singapore
  • Brendu S. A. Yeoh
  • 5.
  • Naming and Placing the Other: Power and the Urban Landscape in Zanzibar
  • Garth Andrew Myers
  • 6.
  • The Aloha State: Place Names and the Anti-conquest of Hawai'i
  • Douglas Herman
  • 1.
  • 7.
  • Irish Place Names: Post-colonial Locations
  • Catherine Nash
  • 8.
  • Proclaiming Place: Towards a Geography of Place Name Pronunciation
  • Robin A. Kearns and Lawrence D. Berg
  • 9.
  • Street Names as Memorial Arenas: The Reputational Politics of Commemorating Martin Luther King Jr. in a Georgia County
  • Derek H. Alderman
  • 10.
  • Towards Critical Toponymies
  • Indexing the Great Ledger of the Community: Urban House Numbering, City Directories, and the Production of Spatial Legibility
  • Reuben S. Rose-Redwood
  • 11.
  • Planning and Revamping Urban Toponymy: Ideological Alterations in the Linguistic Landscaping of Vuosaari Suburb, Eastern Helsinki
  • Jani Vuolteenaho and Terhi Ainiala
  • 12.
  • Toponymic Silence and Sami Place Names during the Growth of the Norwegian Nation State
  • Kaisa Rautio Helander
  • 13.
  • Virtual Place Naming, Internet Domains, and the Politics of Misdirection: The Case of www.martinlutherking.org
  • Jani Vuolteenaho and Lawrence D. Berg
  • Derek H. Alderman
  • 2.
  • Naming as Norming: "Race," Gender and the Identity Politics of Naming Places in Aotearoa/New Zealand
  • Lawrence D. Berg and Robin A. Kearns
  • 3.
  • Naming the Past: The Significance of Commemorative Street Names
Control code
ocn318971501
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 291 p.
Isbn
9780754674535
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009016282
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)318971501

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