No Borders, No Nations: Making Greece in Macedonia

  title={No Borders, No Nations: Making Greece in Macedonia},
  author={John Agnew},
  journal={Annals of the Association of American Geographers},
  pages={398 - 422}
  • J. Agnew
  • Published 1 June 2007
  • Sociology
  • Annals of the Association of American Geographers
Abstract Macedonia's centrality to the making of Greece over the past century provides the empirical grounding for an exploration of how cultural-symbolic borrowing rather than cross-border othering has been crucial for border making in Modern Greece and, by extension, everywhere in the world. There has been a recent revival in studies of borders between states and what they mean in relation to both the history of state formation and the effects of globalization on state power. Typically… 

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