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  • Print publication year: 2019
  • Online publication date: October 2019

6 - Restraining Those Who Can’t Restrain Themselves


Applies the arguments on restraint and actionism to the domains of international political economy and global public health. It explores the dynamic of racial and gendered biases found in discourses surrounding the 2008–2009 Global Financial Crisis and the 2010s European Debt Crisis. It also analyzes the transnational epistemic community of eugenics in the early twentieth century.