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The Liberal Way of War: Killing to Make Life Live

Michael Dillon and Julian Reid
Format
Book
Published
London ; New York : Routledge, c2009.
Language
English
Series
Global Horizons
ISBN
9780415952996, 0415952999, 9780415953009, 0415953006, 9780203882542, 0203882547
Related Resources
Table of contents only Publisher description Contributor biographical information
Summary
The authors argue that war under liberal regimes has become biopolitical warfare, an act committed to promoting peace in the name of species survival.
Contents
  • Introduction : from liberal conscience to liberal rule
  • From the liberal subject to the biohuman
  • War in the age of biohumanity
  • Informationalizing life
  • Global triage : threat perception in the twenty-first century
  • Military transformation in the age of life as information
  • Biohumanity and its rogues : securing the infrastructures of liberal living
  • Conclusion : good for nothing.
Description
xii, 196 p. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [163]-184) and index.
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