Journals Higher Education



Published: 31 December 2006

160 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719074059

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The biopolitics of the war on terror

Life struggles, liberal modernity and the defence of logistical societies

Julian Reid

Published by Manchester University Press

Reappraising the Political MUP

  • A biopolitical analysis of the origins and development of the war on terror A new and distinctive theoretical account of the relationship between war and liberal societies A critical account of the utilities of Foucauldian thought for international relations theory An attempt to theorise the political potentials for human life beyond and after Liberalism