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Simon Mabon

space. Agamben’s global nomos, the spatialised localisation of the unlocalisable exception shapes international politics. Conditioned by neo-​liberal modernity, the emergence of political projects fall in line with such visions. Yet as we have seen, conditions that facilitate ordnung and ortung have become increasingly contested, creating new spaces that challenge the organisation and ordering of space. State-​building projects created zones of indistinction, which are simultaneously spaces of restriction and spaces of possibility to be moulded in accordance with

in Houses built on sand
Arthur B. Gunlicks

in der deutschen Verfassungsgeschichte,” in Vierzig Jahre Bundesrat, edited by the Bundesrat (Baden-Baden: Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft, 1989), p. 24.

in The Länder and German federalism
Arthur B. Gunlicks

Origin of the West German Republic (New York: Oxford University Press, 1963), pp. 73–74. 7 Renzsch, Finanzverfassung, Chs III, IV, V. 8 Ibid., p. 170. 9 Ibid., p. 172. 10 Ibid., pp. 180–182. 11 Kommission für die Finanzreform (Troeger Kommission), Gutachten über die Finanzreform in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland (Stuttgart: Verlag W. Kohlhammer and Deutscher Gemeindeverlag, 1966). 12 Renzsch, Finanzverfassung, pp. 214–215. 13 Ibid., pp. 209–210. 14 Ibid., p. 208. 15 Cited in Dieter Carl, Bund-Länder-Finanzausgleich im Verfassungsstaat (Baden-Baden: Nomos

in The Länder and German federalism