Deleuze and Law: Forensic Futures

Deleuze and Law: Forensic Futures

by R. Braidotti
     
 
Drawing upon and extending the theoretical insights of Deleuze, Foucault and Agamben, this volume considers the concept of life as it operates in law, politics and contemporary culture. It focuses on key legal cases (such as the Terri Schiavo case in the US), political events (such as the post 9/11 internment camp) and new cultural phenomena.

Overview

Drawing upon and extending the theoretical insights of Deleuze, Foucault and Agamben, this volume considers the concept of life as it operates in law, politics and contemporary culture. It focuses on key legal cases (such as the Terri Schiavo case in the US), political events (such as the post 9/11 internment camp) and new cultural phenomena.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230210172
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date:
08/20/2009
Edition description:
2009
Pages:
212
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

IAN BUCHANAN is Professor of Critical and Cultural Theory, Cardiff University, UK
MELINDA COOPER is Lecturer, Department of Sociology and Social Policy, The University of Sydney, Australia
LAURA GUILLAUME, Department of International Politics, Aberystwyth University, UK
ALEXANDRE LEFEBVRE is Postdoctoral Fellow, Faculty of Law, McGill University, Canada
PATRICIA MACCORMACK is Senior Lecturer, Communication and Film, Anglia Ruskin University, UK
LISA PARKS is Associate Professor of Film and Media Studies, UC Santa Barbara, USA
JOHN PROTEVI is Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, Department of French Studies, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, USA
JOANNA ZYLINSKA is Reader in New Media and Communications, Goldsmiths University of London, UK

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