Download After Fukushima: The Equivalence of Catastrophes by Jean-Luc Nancy,Charlotte Mandell PDF

By Jean-Luc Nancy,Charlotte Mandell

during this e-book, the thinker Jean-Luc Nancy examines the character of catastrophes within the period of globalization and expertise. Can a disaster be an remoted prevalence? Is there this type of factor as a “natural” disaster whilst all of our technologies—nuclear power, energy provide, water supply—are unavoidably implicated, drawing jointly the organic, social, fiscal, and political? Nancy examines those questions and extra. specific to this English variation are interviews with Nancy performed through Danielle Cohen-Levinas and Yuji Nishiyama and Yotetsu Tonaki.

Show description

Read or Download After Fukushima: The Equivalence of Catastrophes PDF

Best globalisation books

Globalization of Language and Culture in Asia: The Impact of Globalization Processes on Language (Advances in Sociolinguistics)

The influence of globalization techniques on language is an emergent box in sociolinguistics. so far there has no longer been an in-depth examine this in Asia, even supposing Asia comprises the 2 so much populous globalizing economies of the realm, India and China. masking the foremost issues within the box of globalization and language, this publication will have a look at themes similar to English rising because the medium of guideline for matters like arithmetic and technological know-how.

Government Agencies: Practices and Lessons from 30 Countries (Public Sector Organizations)

This e-book describes and compares how semi-autonomous organizations are created and ruled by means of 30 governments. It leads practitioners and researchers throughout the crowded international of organisations, describing their projects, autonomy, keep an eye on and heritage. Evidence-based classes and suggestions are formulated to enhance agencification regulations in post-NPM instances.

A World of Regions: Asia and Europe in the American Imperium (Cornell Studies in Political Economy)

Looking at the dramatic shift in global politics because the finish of the chilly struggle, Peter J. Katzenstein argues that areas became serious to modern international politics. This view is in stark distinction to those that specialize in the purportedly obdurate endurance of the geographical region or the inevitable march of globalization.

Globalizing International Relations: Scholarship Amidst Divides and Diversity (Palgrave Studies in International Relations)

This volumes engages with the 'Global(izing) diplomacy' debate, that is marked by way of the rising tensions among the progressively expanding variety and persisting dividing traces in modern day diplomacy (IR) scholarship. Its overseas solid of students draw jointly a various set of theoretical and methodological methods, and a mess of case reports targeting IR scholarship in African and Muslim notion, in addition to in nations akin to China, Iran, Australia, Russia and Southeast Asian and Latin American areas.

Additional resources for After Fukushima: The Equivalence of Catastrophes

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.61 of 5 – based on 44 votes