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    Future Emergencies: Temporal Politics in Law and Economy.Sven Opitz & Ute Tellmann - 2015 - Theory, Culture and Society 32 (2):107-129.
    This article develops a notion of the ‘politics of time’ in order to analyse the effects that imaginations of future emergencies have in the fields of law and economy. Building on Niklas Luhmann’s theory of social time, it focuses on the multiplex temporalities in contemporary society, which are shown to interact differently with the ‘emergency imaginary’. We demonstrate that the apprehension of the future in terms of sudden, unpredictable and potentially catastrophic events reinforces current modes of producing financial futurity, while (...)
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    Simulating the world: The digital enactment of pandemics as a mode of global self-observation.Sven Opitz - 2017 - European Journal of Social Theory 20 (3):392-416.
    If the twentieth century was the age of the world picture taken as a photograph of the Whole Earth from outer space, today’s observations of the planet are produced by means of computer simulation. Pandemic models are of paramount sociological interest in this respect, since modelling contagion is closely intertwined with modelling the material connectivities of social life. By envisioning the global dynamics of disease transmission, pandemic simulations enact the relationscapes of a transnational world. This article seeks to analyse such (...)
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  3. Government unlimited : the security dispositif of illiberal governmentality.Sven Opitz - 2010 - In Ulrich Bröckling, Susanne Krasmann & Thomas Lemke (eds.), Governmentality: Current Issues and Future Challenges. Routledge.
     
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  4. Neoliberal Governmentality.Sverre Raffnsøe, Alan Rosenberg, Alain Beaulieu, Sam Binkley, Jens Erik Kristensen, Sven Opitz, Morris Rabinowitz & Ditte Vilstrup Holm - 2009 - Foucault Studies 6:1-4.
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  5. Host publication information.Sverre Raffnsøe, Alain Beaulieu, Sam Binkley, Patricia Clough, Jens Erik Kristensen, Sven Opitz, Jyoti Puri, Alan Rosenberg, Marius T. Gudmand-Høyer & Ditte Vilstrup Holm - 2013 - Foucault Studies 15:1-3.
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    Corrigendum to Trent Hamann's Review of Edward F. McGushin's Foucault's Askesis published in Foucault Studies 6.Alan Rosenberg, Sverre Raffnsøe, Alain Beaulieu, Sam Binkley, Jens Erik Kristensen, Sven Opitz, Chloë Taylor, Morris Rabinowitz & Ditte Vilstrup Holm - 2009 - Foucault Studies 7:204.
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    Corrigendum to Trent Hamann's Review of Edward F. McGushin's Foucault's Askesis_ published in _Foucault Studies 6.Alan Rosenberg, Sverre Raffnsøe, Alain Beaulieu, Sam Binkley, Jens Erik Kristensen, Sven Opitz, Chloë Taylor, Morris Rabinowitz & Ditte Vilstrup Holm - 2009 - Foucault Studies 7.
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