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Lovecidal: Walking with the Disappeared

Trinh T. Minh-ha

Abstract

This book offers a lyrical, philosophical meditation on the global state of endless war and the violence inflicted by the imperial need to claim victory. It discusses the rise of the police state as linked, for example, to U.S. military intervention in Iraq and Afghanistan, or to China's occupation of Tibet, examining legacies of earlier campaigns and the residual effects of the war on terror. The book also takes up the shifting dynamics of peoples' resistance to acts of militarism and surveillance as well as social media and its capacity to inform and mobilize citizens around the world. At on ... More

Keywords: war, police state, U.S. military, Iraq, Afghanistan, China, Tibet, militarism, social media

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2016 Print ISBN-13: 9780823271092
Published to Fordham Scholarship Online: May 2017 DOI:10.5422/fordham/9780823271092.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Trinh T. Minh-ha, author
University of California, Berkeley