By Eva Herschinger
Constructing international Enemies asks how and why particular interpretations of foreign terrorism and drug abuse became hegemonic on the worldwide point. The e-book analyses the overseas discourses on terrorism and drug prohibition and compares efforts to counter either, not just from a modern but in addition from a ancient standpoint.
Utilising poststructuralist idea of the connection among hegemony and identification, Herschinger argues that hegemony is way greater than simply the dominance of a unmarried kingdom in foreign existence; relatively it's the emergence of a hegemonic order that may most sensible be understood because the creation of a brand new collective id. providing an in-depth dialogue of the technique of discourse research, the publication explores how such hegemonies emerge and persist within the box of protection. This serves to provide an explanation for the frequent war of words in regards to the struggle opposed to foreign terrorism in addition to the winning suppression of counter-hegemonic tasks within the box of overseas drug prohibition.
Constructing worldwide Enemies should be of curiosity to scholars and students of diplomacy and safety studies.
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Constructing Global Enemies: Hegemony and Identity in International Discourses on Terrorism and Drug Prohibition (New International Relations) by Eva Herschinger