Can world politics save planet earth?

Can world politics save planet earth?

In May 2017 I participated in a forum following on from the Planet Politics manifesto hosted on the website of Emeritus Professor Joseph Camilleri. It included contributions from the authors of the manifesto, along with other environmental politics scholars and activists including Cara Daggett, Margi Prideaux, Cameron Harrington and more. You can read all these […]

Ethical Security Studies

Ethical Security Studies

This book, edited by Jonna Nyman and myself, was published by Routledge in 2016. It is a cutting-edge collection in both Critical Security Studies and International Ethics, and includes a fabulous concluding chapter by Karin Fierke. Purchase from Routledge :: Amazon :: The Book Depository ‘The ethics of security represent one of the crucial issues […]

Nuclear Politics: Beyond Positivism

Nuclear Politics: Beyond Positivism

Critical Studies on Security, Vol. 4 No. 1, 2016 What is it possible to say, or think, about nuclear weapons today? The answer will depend less on what you know than on who you are: on where you are situated, and on what the background rules of memory, discourse and research that shape your community’s […]

Manifesto of Planet Politics

Manifesto of Planet Politics

  This Spring (Autumn where I live in the southern hemisphere) Stefanie Fishel, Audra Mitchell, Simon Dalby, Daniel Levine and I published “Planet Politics: A manifesto from the end of IR” in the  Millennium Journal of International Studies. We are proud of this article and have reproduced the final preprint submission here on my personal website, […]

Security Cosmopolitanism 2.0

Security Cosmopolitanism 2.0

United Nations headquarters, New York City. Photo by Anthony Burke ©2014 Last month the second installation of my work developing the theory of security cosmopolitanism was published in Critical Studies on Security, along with a second forum focussed on the theory with new commentaries by Pinar Bilgin, Rita Floyd, Simon Dalby, Oliver Richmond and Fiona […]