Bodies In Motion: the Pandemic, the Economy and the Dictator

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In this article I draw upon the work of Michel Foucault and Thomas Hobbes to shed light on the restrictions on movement imposed by democratic governments in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
Original languageEnglish
Article numberLead Article
Pages (from-to)7-9
Number of pages3
JournalAustralian Book Review
Issue number425
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2020


  • biopower
  • Foucault
  • Hobbes
  • pandemic

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