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Nuclear Desire: Power and the Postcolonial Nuclear Order

Nuclear Desire: Power and the Postcolonial Nuclear Order

Author: Shampa Biswas
Publisher: University of Minnesota Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print
Nuclear Desire: Power and the Postcolonial Nuclear Order
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Shampa Biswas
OCLC Number: 943476430
Notes: Book.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: ContentsAcknowledgmentsAbbreviationsIntroduction: Use and Waste in the Global Nuclear Order1. Intentions and Effects: The Proliferation of the Nuclear Nonproliferation Regime2. Whose Nuclear Order? A Postcolonial Critique of an Enlightenment Project3. Unusable, Dangerous, and Desirable: Nuclear Weapons as Fetish Commodities4. Costly Weapons: The Political Economy of Nuclear PowerConclusion. Decolonizing the Nuclear World: Can the Subaltern Speak?Appendix: The Nuclear Nonproliferation RegimeNotesBibliographyIndex


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