Item description for Jordan Crandall: Under Fire 1 (Part 1) by Akbar Ahmed, John Armitage, Asef Bayat, Ryan Bishop & Jordan Crandall...
Through a series of discussions about an array of issues--battle simulation techniques and news programming, democracy and violence, the privatization of the military, and militarized bodies--Jordan Crandall explores the organization and representation of contemporary armed conflict. Moderated by Crandall, Under Fire 1 is a compilation of a series of dialogues that occurred online from January 25 through April 19, 2004 between artists, political scientists, critics, activists, and journalists around the central theme.
Essays by Akbar Ahmed, John Armitage, Asef Bayat and Ryan Bishop.
Paperback, 6.5 x 9.5 in./96 pgs / 18 color.
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Studio: Witte de With
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.29" Width: 6.54" Height: 0.31" Weight: 0.75 lbs.
Release Date Mar 15, 2005
Publisher Witte de With
ISBN 907336261X ISBN13 9789073362611
Availability 0 units.
More About Akbar Ahmed, John Armitage, Asef Bayat, Ryan Bishop & Jordan Crandall
Akbar Ahmed is the Ibn Khaldun Chair of Islamic Studies at the American University, Washington D.C. In 2008 he was appointed Distinguished Chair for Middle East/Islamic Studies at the US Naval Academy, Annapolis. He is a former Ambassador of Pakistan to Great Britain and has written numerous books as well as presenting and narrating a television series on the BBC.
Akbar Ahmed has an academic affiliation as follows - Princeton University, USA.