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Beyond security, ethics and violence : war against the other

Author: Anthony Burke
Publisher: Abingdon, Oxon [England] ; New York : Routledge, 2007.
Series: Routledge advances in international relations and global.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Anthony Burke offers an analysis of the historical roots of sovereignty and security, his critique of just war theory, and new essays on strategy, the concept of freedom and US exceptionalism. He pursues searching critical engagements with thinkers such as Giorgio Agamben, Hardt and Negri, Emmanuel Levinas, Carl von Clausewitz, Jean Bethke Elshtain, Michael Walzer, Michel Foucault and William Connolly. Combining a  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Burke
ISBN: 0415384648 9780415384643 0415410886 9780415410885 0203965701 9780203965702
OCLC Number: 70106727
Description: xi, 284 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: Security, freedom and death --
Aporias of security --
From the Leviathan to the security state --
Poetry outside security --
The jagged edges of Southeast Asia --
Security after security --
Israel, Palestine, and the wall --
Strangers without strangeness --
Power and difference between Australia and Indonesia --
The perverse perseverance of sovereignty --
Just war or ethical peace? --
Morality and strategic violence after 9/11 --
Violence and reason on the shoals of Vietnam --
Iraq : strategy's burnt offering --
Freedom's freedom --
American enlightenment and permanent war.
Series Title: Routledge advances in international relations and global.
Responsibility: Anthony Burke.
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Offers an analysis of the historical roots of sovereignty and security, a critique of just war theory, and essays on strategy, the concept of freedom and US exceptionalism. This work combines a  Read more...

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