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Starve and Immolate: The Politics of Human Weapons

Banu Bargu

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231163408
eISBN:
9780231538114
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231163408.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This book tells the story of leftist political prisoners in Turkey who waged a deadly struggle against the introduction of high-security prisons by forging their lives into weapons. Weaving together ... More


Crisis of Sovereignty

Banu Bargu

in Starve and Immolate: The Politics of Human Weapons

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231163408
eISBN:
9780231538114
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231163408.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter recounts Turkey's historical background, along with its traditions of statecraft and treatment of left radical currents as its “internal enemies,” causing the state to perceive the ... More


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