The Resource Empire Within : International Hierarchy and its Imperial Laboratories of Governance, Alexander D. Barder

Empire Within : International Hierarchy and its Imperial Laboratories of Governance, Alexander D. Barder

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Empire Within : International Hierarchy and its Imperial Laboratories of Governance
Title
Empire Within
Title remainder
International Hierarchy and its Imperial Laboratories of Governance
Statement of responsibility
Alexander D. Barder
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Language
eng
Summary
This book explores the reverberating impacts between historical and contemporary imperial laboratories and their metropoles through three case studies concerning violence, surveillance and political economy. The invasions of Afghanistan in 2001 and Iraq in 2003 forced the United States to experiment and innovate in considerable ways. Faced with growing insurgencies that called into question its entire mission, the occupation authorities engaged in a series of tactical and technological innovations that changed the way it combated insurgents and managed local populations. The book presents new m
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
327
Index
index present
LC call number
JZ1242
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Interventions
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Empire Within : International Hierarchy and its Imperial Laboratories of Governance, Alexander D. Barder
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgement; Introduction; Empire as international hierarchy; The significance of this book; Layout of the chapters; Notes; 1. International relations theory: hierarchy and the problem of empire; Introduction; International hierarchy revisited; Eurocentrism in international theory; Planetary modernity: Koselleck and the imperial space of experience; Bruno Latour and the imperial social laboratories; Notes; 2. Imperial laboratories of violence: a genealogy of the camp; Introduction
  • American global hegemony: from the Second World War to the crisis of the 1970sThe global turbulence of the 1970s: the crisis of American hegemony; Neoliberalization in the Americas brought home: the Chilean experiment; Conclusion; Notes; Conclusion: global war comes "home"; Introduction; Global war at home; Maintaining American empire at home and abroad; Notes; Bibliography; Index
  • Late nineteenth-century imperialism and its geopolitical changesThe imperial laboratory and the emergence of the camp; Barbed wire; Population control and colonial warfare; The collapse of the European system of states and "problem" of statelessness; Conclusion; Notes; 3. Imperial subjects at home and the rise of the modern surveillance state; Introduction; The colonized at home: the construction of internal "others"; The colonial laboratory: a closer look at the imperial surveillance; Conclusion; Notes; 4. American hegemony and the neoliberal laboratory in the Americas
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ocn904799087
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1 online resource
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online
Isbn
9781138820579
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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unknown
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.b34535755
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Specific material designation
remote
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  • (OCoLC)904799087
  • ebl1317590082

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