Advertisement

The Politics of Shaping Home

Chapter
  • 192 Downloads
Part of the Masters of Peace book series (MAPEAC)

Abstract

The imagining and practicing of new shapes of social and political belonging is an aesthetic and performative act. It shifts how we see ourselves and thus how we act and respond. I believe, for instance, that public reactions and political interpretations of this moment of ‘crisis’ both humanitarian and ecological are largely informed by our images and metaphors of who we are, who they are, and how real the boundaries between us are.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden GmbH, ein Teil von Springer Nature 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.UNESCO Chair and MA Program for Peace StudiesUniversity of InnsbruckIgls-VillAustria

Personalised recommendations