Security, Politics, and the Body in Pieces
This concise and accessible new text offers original and insightful analysis into the concept of biopolitics. It surveys how biopolitical analysis is applicable to global life, global politics, and global security and the conceptual, practical, and ethical limits of various biopolitical...
To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge
Language matters in international relations. Constructivists have contributed the insight that global politics is shaped by the way agents narrate history and produce discourses about themselves and about the world. This insight has induced a profound reexamination of assumptions in the study of...
Published November 18th 2014 by Routledge
Theory, Violence, and Horror in World Politics
Beyond Biopolitics exposes the conceptual limits of critical biopolitical approaches to violence, war, and terror in the post-9/11-War on Terror era. This volume shows that such popular international political theories rely upon frames of representation that leave out of focus a series of extreme...
Published July 25th 2012 by Routledge
Terror, Power and Foreign Policy
Series: PRIO New Security Studies
This edited volume examines the political, social, and cultural insecurities that the United States is faced with in the aftermath of its post-9/11 foreign policy and military ventures. The contributors critically detail the new strategies and ideologies of control, governance, and hegemony America...
Published November 26th 2009 by Routledge
War, Culture, and Geopolitics
This book analyzes the methods, effects, and mechanisms by which international relations reach the US citizen. Deftly dissecting the interrelationships of national identity formation, corporate ‘news and opinion’ dissemination, and the quasi-academic apparatus of war justification - focusing...
Published August 22nd 2007 by Routledge