Global Governance and Biopolitics: Regulating Human Security by David Roberts

By David Roberts

This seminal paintings is the 1st totally to interact human defense with energy within the overseas procedure. It provides worldwide governance now not as neutral institutionalism, yet because the calculated mismanagement of existence, directing biopolitical neoliberal ideology via international networks, undermining the human safety of hundreds of thousands. The booklet responds to contemporary opinions of the human defense thought as incoherent via making a choice on and prioritizing transnational human populations dealing with life-ending contingencies en mass. moreover, it proposes a realignment of global financial institution practices in the direction of mobilizing indigenous provision of water and sanitation in parts with the top premiums of avoidable baby mortality.

Roberts demonstrates that mainstream IR's nihilistic domination of safety considering is at once liable for blockading the belief of larger human safety for numerous humans around the globe, when its assumptions and attendant regulations perpetuate the dystopia its proponents declare is inevitable. but this booklet offers a possible technique of attaining a sort of human safety to date denied to the main weak humans within the world.

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