In Praise of Barbarians: Essays Against Empire

  title={In Praise of Barbarians: Essays Against Empire},
  author={Cedric de Leon},
  journal={Contemporary Sociology: A Journal of Reviews},
  pages={370 - 372}
  • C. Leon
  • Published 1 July 2008
  • History
  • Contemporary Sociology: A Journal of Reviews
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Introduction: The (Re)Building of the Wall in International Relations

The fall of the Berlin Wall and the emergence of a new international landscape ushered in an era of globalization in which states appeared irrevocably condemned to obsolescence, a world without

An era and its end

In the Arab world, the War on Terror operated as a logic of ‘erasure’ that was never just about destruction. Through twin modalities of representation and interpellation it sought to deconstruct