TIMOTHY PACHIRAT

TIMOTHY PACHIRAT

Timothy Pachirat is Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and author of Every Twelve Seconds: Industrialized Slaughter and the Politics of Sight (Yale University Press, 2011) and Among Wolves: Ethnography and the Immersive Study of Power (Routledge, 2017). He is currently working on a project that explores what makes it possible, in so-called “civilized” societies, for large groups of people to routinely derive pleasure from violence inflicted on others.

 

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