Colonial Policing, Law and Penal Practices: Rationalities, Technics and Subjects – University of Copenhagen



Colonial Policing, Law and Penal Practices:
Rationalities, Technics and Subjects

Conference: 28-30 January 2015

Practices of Order: Colonial and Imperial Projects
University of Copenhagen, Denmark
With this conference we wish to explore practices developed by colonial states and empires in order to govern the behavior of their subject populations. More information will be available on the conference website.

Research

The purpose of this research project is to produce new knowledge on the way policing, law and penal practices functioned as important aspects of colonial governance.

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