Category Archives: literature

New book: Bodies as Evidence

by admin on August 12, 2018

Coming soon: Bodies as Evidence: Security, Knowledge, and Power. Duke Univ. Press, edited by: Mark Maguire, Ursula Rao, Nils Zurawski. Published. November 2018. Contributor(s): Daniel M. Goldstein, Carolina Alonso Bejarano, Gregory Feldman, Elida K. U. Jacobsen, Ieva Jusionyte, Joseph Masco, Joseba Zulaika  

New book: Anthropology of Security

by admin on August 18, 2014

Edited by Mark Maguire (Maynooth, Irland) Nils Zurawski (Hamburg) and Catarina Frois (Lisbon): The Anthropology of Security: Perspectives from the Frontline of Policing, Counter-terrorism and Border Control. London, Pluto Press 2014 The book shows how contemporary Europe is now home to a vast security industry which uses biometric identification systems, CCTV and quasi-military techniques to […]