Area Studies at the Crossroads: Knowledge Production after by Katja Mielke,Anna-Katharina Hornidge

By Katja Mielke,Anna-Katharina Hornidge

during this pioneering quantity, top students from a variety of backgrounds within the humanities, social sciences, and varied region reviews argue for a extra differentiated and self-reflected position of area-based technological know-how in international wisdom construction. since the mobility of individuals, items, and ideas make the area extra advanced and geographically mounted different types more and more out of date, the authors demand a mirrored image of this new dynamism in examine, educating, and theorizing. The ebook hence strikes past the built divide among sector stories and systematic disciplines and as a substitute proposes methodological and conceptual methods for encouraging the mixing of marginalized and sometimes overseen epistemologies. Essays at the ontological, theoretical, and pedagogical measurement of quarter stories spotlight how people’s daily practices of mobility problem students, scholars, and practitioners of inter- and transdisciplinary region reviews to go beyond the cognitive limitations that scholarly minds at the moment function in.   

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