The Future of War: The Re-Enchantment of War in the Twenty-First Century / Edition 1

The Future of War: The Re-Enchantment of War in the Twenty-First Century / Edition 1

by Christopher Coker, Coker
     
 

ISBN-10: 1405120428

ISBN-13: 9781405120425

Pub. Date: 11/08/2004

Publisher: Wiley

In this book, Professor Christopher Coker presents an original and controversial thesis about the future of war.

  • Argues that the biotechnology revolution has given war a new lease of life.
  • Draws on thinkers from Hegel and Nietzsche to the postmodernists.
  • Refers to modern fiction and films.
  • Part of the prestigious Blackwell

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Overview

In this book, Professor Christopher Coker presents an original and controversial thesis about the future of war.

  • Argues that the biotechnology revolution has given war a new lease of life.
  • Draws on thinkers from Hegel and Nietzsche to the postmodernists.
  • Refers to modern fiction and films.
  • Part of the prestigious Blackwell Manifestos series.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405120425
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/08/2004
Series:
Wiley-Blackwell Manifestos Series
Pages:
180
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.72(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword by Michael Evans.

Preface.

1. The Re-Enchantment of War.

2. The Warrior of The Future: Memes or Genes?.

3. Towards Post Human Warfare.

4. Beyond The Death Threshold.

5. The Death of Sacrifice.

6. To be Concluded?.

Notes.

Index.

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