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Author Wilcox, Lauren B

Title Bodies of violence : theorizing embodied subjects in international relations / Lauren B. Wilcox
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2014


Description 1 online resource
Series Oxford studies in gender and international relations
Oxford studies in gender and international relations.
Summary International Relations, in both theory and practice, has been increasingly concerned with a proliferation of modes of violence that use, target, and construct bodies in complex ways that challenge notions of security. The central argument of this work is that the bodies that practices of violence take as their object are deeply unnatural bodies, constituted in reference to historical political conditions as well as acting upon our world
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from home page (viewed on November 18, 2014)
Subject International relations -- Sociological aspects
International relations -- Philosophy.
Violence -- Political aspects
Human body -- Political aspects
Human body -- Social aspects.
Human body -- Political aspects.
Human body -- Social aspects.
International relations -- Philosophy.
International relations -- Sociological aspects.
Violence -- Political aspects.
Internationella relationer.
Kropp -- politik.
International relations.
Security policy.
Body -- politics.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199384501