By Jennifer L. Lawrence,Sarah Marie Wiebe
Biopolitical Disaster employs a grounded research of the creation and lived-experience of biopolitical lifestyles with a view to illustrate how catastrophe creation and reaction are in detail interconnected. The publication is equipped into 4 components, each one revealing how socio-environmental effects of instrumentalist environmentalities produce disastrous settings and political stories which are obvious in our modern global.
Beginning with "Commodifying crisis," the quantity specializes in the inherent creation of catastrophe that's guaranteed to the obstacle tendency of capitalism. the second one half, "Governmentalities of disaster," addresses fabric and discursive questions of governance, the position of the kingdom, in addition to questions of democracy. This half explores the linkage among frustrating environmental rationalities and guidelines. 3rd, the amount considers how and the place the (de)valuation of existence itself takes form in the subject matter of "Affected bodies," and investigates the corporeal affects of disastrous biopolitics. the ultimate half, "Environmental aesthetics and resistance," fuses thoughts from impact thought, feminist stories, post-positivism, and modern political thought to spot websites and practices of political resistance to biopower.
Biopolitical Disaster might be of significant curiosity to postgraduates, researchers, and educational students operating in Political ecology; Geopolitics; Feminist critique; Intersectionality; Environmental politics; technology and know-how reviews; catastrophe experiences; Political thought; Indigenous reports; Aesthetics; and Resistance.
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