Traitors: Suspicion, Intimacy, and the Ethics of State-Building
Edited by Sharika Thiranagama and Tobias Kelly
280 pages | 6 x 9 | 8 illus.
Cloth Nov 2009 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4213-3 | $45.00 | £29.50
This volume examines political, ethnic, and personal trust and betrayals in modern times from Mozambique to the Taiwan Straits, from the former Eastern Bloc to the West Bank, revealing that treachery is a constant and essential part of the processes through which social and political order is reproduced.
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