Documentaries such as An Inconvenient Truth, Countdown to Zero, Inside Job, Fahrenheit 9/11 are powerful narratives through which political meaning is being produced, circulated and consumed on a global level .By casually treating the documentary genre as one among other visual forms, the...
To Be Published December 29th 2014 by Routledge
Global Political Thought after the Thermonuclear Revolution
Series: New International Relations
This book claims that the need for new, substantive thinking about nuclear weapons presents a significant opportunity to reassess and broaden our view of realism in politics. What, today, is a realist response to nuclear weapons? This book is animated by the idea that contemporary attempts to...
To Be Published September 29th 2014 by Routledge
Genealogies of the Unknown
Series: PRIO New Security Studies
This book argues that catastrophe is a particular way of governing future events – such as terrorism, climate change or pandemics – which we cannot predict but which may strike suddenly, without warning, and cause irreversible damage. At a time where catastrophe increasingly functions as a...
Published April 16th 2012 by Routledge