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The productivity of political imprisonment: Stories from Rhodesia

Abstract:

Political prisons are not only places of violence and silence. They are also productive. Building on recent literature that pays close attention to prisoners’ social and political projects, the article argues that significant, often hidden, aspects of political work take place within the prison, and reach beyond its walls. A focus on the writings and oral histories of political prisoners reveals a remarkable range of imagination and practice within the tight embrace of a hostile state, and sh...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Social Sciences Division
Department:
International Development
Oxford college:
Linacre College
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History Journal website
Volume:
47
Issue:
2
Pages:
300-324
Publication date:
2019-05-14
Acceptance date:
2018-12-12
EISSN:
1743-9329
ISSN:
0308-6534
Pubs id:
pubs:952076
URN:
uri:c5d16c9b-322f-4c80-ae40-c01d529f3c7b
UUID:
uuid:c5d16c9b-322f-4c80-ae40-c01d529f3c7b
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pubs:952076

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