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The Resource Death and security : memory and mortality at the bombsite, Charlotte Heath-Kelly

Death and security : memory and mortality at the bombsite, Charlotte Heath-Kelly

Label
Death and security : memory and mortality at the bombsite
Title
Death and security
Title remainder
memory and mortality at the bombsite
Statement of responsibility
Charlotte Heath-Kelly
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A comparative study of memorialisation and reconstruction of post-terrorist bomb sites, which argues that security practices are fundamentally connected to death anxiety. The book combines literature from continental philosophy, sociology of death and disaster recovery to empirically and theoretically challenge existing ideas of security
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Heath-Kelly, Charlotte,
Dewey number
363.325
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
New approaches to conflict analysis
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Terrorism
  • Bombings
  • Memorialization
  • Mortality
  • Security (Psychology)
Label
Death and security : memory and mortality at the bombsite, Charlotte Heath-Kelly
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover -- Half Title -- Series information -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- List of Figures -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction: death and security -- the only two certainties -- 1 The problem of dying while resilient -- The disastrous genius of resilience? -- A new discourse? -- Thinking resilience policy as postmodern death effacement -- 2 Containing the spectacle: disaster management -- No future, no security? The strange emptiness of emergency response policy -- Performing the cordon, knowledge and emergency management -- Act One: emergency declaration and temporal bounding -- Act Two: walking the cordon -- Act Three: knowing the bodies -- Act Four: boring the emergency out of existence -- Curtain falls? The move to disaster recovery -- Note -- 3 Reflecting absence? Disaster recovery and the World Trade Center -- Thinking memory and trauma practices as security -- Policy, history and the memorial -- Reflecting absence? -- The survivor trees -- The Slurry Wall -- Concluding thoughts on the appropriation of absence -- Notes -- 4 Reclaiming place and self-harming architecture: Norwegian experiences of death and security -- Memory Wound: architectural self-harm? -- Taking back Utøya: dissipating mortality, reclaiming place -- Disaster recovery as urban renewal: Oslo Government Quarter -- Conclusion -- Notes -- 5 Mutating disaster space: itinerant death at the Ground Zero Mosque and Bali bombsite -- Ground Zero Mosque? Expanding the boundaries of Ground Zero -- Human remains in landfills, human remains 'on display' -- Death in paradise: introducing Bali -- Dancing and shopping on sites of mass death: mutating bombsites -- Conclusion: itinerant bombsites and the wandering of mortality -- Notes -- 6 Bombs without bombsites: memory and security without visibility -- 7/.7 and the security ambiguity of dying underground
  • The return of the repressed: De Oppresso Liber -- Making invisible: memorials as commodity -- Conclusion -- Note -- Conclusion: pathologising security through Lacanian desire -- Lacanian desire -- Security as objet petit a -- Note -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn987668925
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (210 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781526108128
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)987668925
Label
Death and security : memory and mortality at the bombsite, Charlotte Heath-Kelly
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover -- Half Title -- Series information -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- List of Figures -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction: death and security -- the only two certainties -- 1 The problem of dying while resilient -- The disastrous genius of resilience? -- A new discourse? -- Thinking resilience policy as postmodern death effacement -- 2 Containing the spectacle: disaster management -- No future, no security? The strange emptiness of emergency response policy -- Performing the cordon, knowledge and emergency management -- Act One: emergency declaration and temporal bounding -- Act Two: walking the cordon -- Act Three: knowing the bodies -- Act Four: boring the emergency out of existence -- Curtain falls? The move to disaster recovery -- Note -- 3 Reflecting absence? Disaster recovery and the World Trade Center -- Thinking memory and trauma practices as security -- Policy, history and the memorial -- Reflecting absence? -- The survivor trees -- The Slurry Wall -- Concluding thoughts on the appropriation of absence -- Notes -- 4 Reclaiming place and self-harming architecture: Norwegian experiences of death and security -- Memory Wound: architectural self-harm? -- Taking back Utøya: dissipating mortality, reclaiming place -- Disaster recovery as urban renewal: Oslo Government Quarter -- Conclusion -- Notes -- 5 Mutating disaster space: itinerant death at the Ground Zero Mosque and Bali bombsite -- Ground Zero Mosque? Expanding the boundaries of Ground Zero -- Human remains in landfills, human remains 'on display' -- Death in paradise: introducing Bali -- Dancing and shopping on sites of mass death: mutating bombsites -- Conclusion: itinerant bombsites and the wandering of mortality -- Notes -- 6 Bombs without bombsites: memory and security without visibility -- 7/.7 and the security ambiguity of dying underground
  • The return of the repressed: De Oppresso Liber -- Making invisible: memorials as commodity -- Conclusion -- Note -- Conclusion: pathologising security through Lacanian desire -- Lacanian desire -- Security as objet petit a -- Note -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn987668925
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (210 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781526108128
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)987668925

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