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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
Dewey number
910.01/4
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • 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
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. Towards critical toponymies / Jani Vuolteenaho and Lawrence D. Berg -- 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 / Maoz Azaryahu -- 4. Street-naming and nation-building : toponymic inscriptions of nationhood in Singapore / Brenda 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 -- 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. 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 lingquistic landscaping of Vuosaari suburb, Eastern Helsinki / Jani Vuolteenaho and Terhi Ainiala -- 12. Toponymic silence and Sámi 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 / Derek H. Alderman
Control code
ocn974711366
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315258843
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)974711366
Label
Critical toponymies : the contested politics of place naming, edited by Lawrence D. Berg and Jani Vuolteenaho
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. Towards critical toponymies / Jani Vuolteenaho and Lawrence D. Berg -- 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 / Maoz Azaryahu -- 4. Street-naming and nation-building : toponymic inscriptions of nationhood in Singapore / Brenda 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 -- 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. 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 lingquistic landscaping of Vuosaari suburb, Eastern Helsinki / Jani Vuolteenaho and Terhi Ainiala -- 12. Toponymic silence and Sámi 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 / Derek H. Alderman
Control code
ocn974711366
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315258843
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)974711366

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