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Beyond biopolitics : essays on the governance of life and death

Author: Patricia Ticineto Clough; Craig Willse
Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Under the auspices of neoliberalism, technical systems of compliance and efficiency have come to underwrite the relations among the state, the economy, and a biopolitics of war, terror, and surveillance. In Beyond Biopolitics, prominent theorists seek to account for and critically engage the tendencies that have informed neoliberal governance in the past and are expressed in its reformulation today. As studies of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Beyond biopolitics.
Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2011
(DLC) 2011021933
(OCoLC)700406595
Online version:
Beyond biopolitics.
Durham : Duke University Press, ©2011
(OCoLC)1146549768
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Ticineto Clough; Craig Willse
ISBN: 9780822350033 0822350033 9780822350170 0822350173 9780822394235 0822394235
OCLC Number: 700406595
Description: viii, 389 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : beyond biopolitics : the governance of life and death / Patricia Ticineto Clough and Craig Willse --
National enterprise emergency : steps toward an ecology of powers / Brian Massumi --
Human security/national security : gender branding and population racism / Patricia Ticineto Clough and Craig Willse --
"The turban is not a hat" : queer diaspora and practices of profiling / Jasbir K. Puar --
Strict scrutiny : the tragedy of constitutional law / Sora Y. Han --
Necrologies, or, the death of the body politic / Eugene Thacker --
Mnemonic control / Luciana Parisi and Steve Goodman --
Thanato-tactics / Eyal Weizman --
Strange circulations : the blood economy in rural China / Ann S. Anagnost --
Necropolitical surveillance: immigrants from Turkey in Germany / Çağatay Topal --
From the race war to the war on terror / Randy Martin --
"Seeing" spectral agencies : an analysis of lin+lam and unidentified Vietnam / Una Chung --
Here we accrete durations : toward a practice of intervals in the perceptual mode of power / Amit S. Rai --
Fascia and the grimace of catastrophe / May Joseph --
Blackness and governance / Fred Moten and Stefano Harney.
Responsibility: Patricia Ticineto Clough and Craig Willse, eds.

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