Disarming Intervention: A Critical History of Non-Lethality

Disarming Intervention: A Critical History of Non-Lethality

By: Seantel Anais (author)Hardback

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The book will be required reading for sociologists, political scientists, and security studies scholars who focus on the politics of armed intervention and the weapons technologies that make them possible.

About Author

Seantel Anais is an assistant professor in the Department of Sociology at the University of Winnipeg.


Introduction: On the Rise of Non-Lethality in Domestic and International Intervention 1 Locating Non-Lethality 2 Governmentality, Technology, and Security 3 The Conduct of Conflict: Historicizing Non-Lethality 4 Non-Lethality, Riot-Control, and the Governance of US Cities 5 "Softening Fires": Non-Lethality in Vietnam 6 Tragic Consequence: University Unrest and the Ethico-Politics of Tragedy 7 Paper Traces: Towards a Genealogy of Non-Lethality Conclusion: Articulations of Past and Present Notes; References; Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774828536
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 168
  • ID: 9780774828536
  • ISBN10: 0774828536

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