War And The Transformation Of Global Politics by V. JabriWar And The Transformation Of Global Politics by V. Jabri

War And The Transformation Of Global Politics

byV. Jabri

Paperback | January 31, 2007

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Drawing on critical social and political thought, the book explores the implications, arguing that late modern wars wars, often referred to as 'liberal', may be interpreted as perpetuating forms of exclusion and domination that render war a tool of control now articulated in global terms.
VIVIENNE JABRI is Senior Lecturer in International Relations in the Department of War Studies, King's College London, UK.
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Title:War And The Transformation Of Global PoliticsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:230 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.58 inPublished:January 31, 2007Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230251811

ISBN - 13:9780230251816

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Table of Contents

Preface and Acknowledgements Chapter 1: Introduction: Understanding War and Violence Chapter 2: The Politics of Global War Chapter 3: Late Modernity, War and Peace Chapter 4: War, the International, the Human Chapter 5: War and the Politics of Cultural Difference Chapter 6: Beyond War and by Way of a Conclusion: Solidarity, the Politics of Peace and Political Cosmopolitanism Notes Bibliography Index

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"...provides a discerning exploration of the place, role and import of the phenomenon of war in the transformations of global life." -- Emilian Kavalski, Political Studies Review "A complex read, this pulls together a provocative synthesis relevant to literatures in peace and justice studies, globalization, international relations theory, imperialism, and postcolonialism, while providing a compelling analytic framework for current international affairs... Recommended." —CHOICE