ICCS welcomes Dr Anthony Burke

Posted on Thursday 15th August 2013

Anthony Burke is currently an Associate Professor of International and Political Studies at the University of New South Wales, in Canberra, Australia. He is a political theorist and international relations scholar who has made contributions to the critical study of international security, war and peace, the Asia-Pacific, and international theory. His books include Beyond Security, Ethics and Violence: War Against the Other (Routledge, 2007), Fear of Security: Australia’s Invasion Anxiety (Cambridge UP, 2008, 2nd. edn) and as co-editor with Matt McDonald, Critical Security in the Asia-Pacific (Manchester UP, 2007). Most recently he has been developing a new approach to cosmopolitanism in philosophy, world politics and security studies, with articles in Angelaki (16:4, 2011), International Politics (50:1, 2013) and Critical Studies on Security (1:1, 2013).

He will be with the ICCS until the end of December, and will be working on a range of projects: a book for Routledge, Ethics and Global Security: A Cosmopolitan Approach, with Katrina Lee Koo and Matt McDonald; a book for Polity, Uranium, for their “Resources” series; and further developing the security cosmopolitanism and global governance project.