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Flocks without shepherds? Governmentality, sovereignty and the paradoxical politics of IDP protection policy

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Duration: 0:52:26 | Added: 31 Jan 2013
Public Seminar Series, Hilary term 2013. Seminar by Dr Simon Addison (SOAS) recorded on 30 January 2013 at the Oxford Department of International Development, University of Oxford.

By applying theoretical insights drawn from the work of Foucault and Ranciere, this paper explores the paradoxically political nature of international doctrine on the protection of internally displaced persons as an apparatus of global biopolitical governmentality.

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