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  • Stuart Elden Durham University

Author Biography

Stuart Elden, Durham University
Stuart Elden is is a Reader in political geography at Durham University, the Academic Director of the International Boundaries Research Unit, and editor of Society and Space (Environment and Planning D). He is the author of Mapping the Present: Heidegger, Foucault and the Project of a Spatial History (2001), Understanding Henri Lefebvre: Theory and the Possible (2004) and Speaking Against Number: Heidegger, Language and the Politics of Calculation (2006). He is currently working on a history of the concept of territory, and on territorial issues in the 'global war on terror'.