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borderland

[′bȯrd·ər‚land]
(geology)
One of the crystalline, continental landmasses postulated to have existed on the exterior (oceanward) side of geosynclines.
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We had a productive meeting with the five Borderlands local authority partners.
It can be funny to watch Gunn chastise fellow borderlands scholar Walter D.
The second part of the book, chapters four and five, chronicle how a militarized border and strict legal definitions of nationality and race started to complicate the borderland lifestyles of the Plains Metis in the late 1870s and beyond.
For the first 120 years or so, the archeology of the borderlands was shaped by the ebb and flow of individual, provincial and national identities.
The fourth chapter, "Resistance: Dismantling Plains Borderlands Settlements, 1879-1885," gets into some comparative discussion of US and Canadian policies on Native peoples, offers more on border diplomacy, and reiterates the role of Louis Riel in all of this history.
Chapter 3 deals with "Imperial Institutions"--that is, the ability of some core powers to build armies and bureaucracies which enabled them to pursue the conquest of borderlands, and the inability of certain other states to do the same, for which they fell prey to the conquest states.
We are certainly familiar with the commercial activity that flowed across the river in the antebellum period and how attitudes toward slavery were tempered by the need to do business, but Salafia argues that bound labor and slavery existed on a continuum in the borderland.
The aim of Melendez's book, however, is not to incorporate new insights into this paradigm shift in Chicano film criticism but to simply explore and narrate =some specific cinematic encounters shot in New Mexico, addressing "what happens onscreen =and what happens offscreen" (vii) and situating the book in the borderlands of ethnography, film criticism and border studies.
Following a series of tests, Gearbox has tripled the drop rate of legendary items in Borderlands 2, Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, and Borderlands: The Handsome Collection (which is comprised of the former two games).
The Handsome Collection offers up the definitive versions of both Borderlands 2 and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, specifically built for next-gen consoles.
Borderlands |has plenty of content for fans to get their teeth into
Here, The Handsome Collection offers up the definitive versions of both Borderlands 2 and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, which are specifically built for next-gen consoles.