According to Thongchai Winichakul, the national “geobody,” which is “not merely space or territory. It is a component of the life of a nation. It is a source of pride, loyalty, love, . . . hatred, reason, and unreason.” Political practices may generate 'geobody' in a particular way to serve national political agenda.


Callahan, W. A. (2009). The Cartography of National Humiliation and the Emergence of China's Geobody. Public Culture, 21(1), 141-173.
Winichakul, T. (1997). Siam Mapped: A History of the Geo-body of a Nation. University of Hawaii Press.

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