By Josefina A. Echavarría

in keeping with geo- and biopolitical analyses, this ebook reconsiders how defense rules and practices valid kingdom and non-state violence within the Colombian conflict.

Using the case learn of the respectable Democratic safeguard coverage (DSP), Echavarría examines how defense discourses write the political identities of nation, self and others. She claims that the DSP delimits politics, the political, and the imaginaries of peace and battle via conditioning the chances for id formation.

'In/security in Colombia' deals an leading edge software of a giant theoretical framework at the performative personality of defense discourses and furthers a nuanced knowing of the protection problematique in a postcolonial setting.

This wide-reaching research will gain scholars, students and policy-makers within the fields of defense, peace and clash, and Latin American issues.

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