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Published: 01 April 2016

156 Pages

5.55 x 8.5 inches

ISBN: 9781474413664

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A General Theory of Pacification

First Edition

George S. Rigakos

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • An explosive expos√© of security's relationship to capitalism from a sociological perspective
  • Shows how financial and social insecurity is used as a tool by the ruling classes to pacify the population, who are then sold security as a commodity
  • Could not be more topical against the global backdrop of economic uncertainty, austerity, migration and war