Preface ix Introduction ... to the Undead 1 The Zombie Literature 11 Defining a Zombie 23 Distracting Debates about Flesh-Eating Ghouls 25 The Realpolitik of the Living Dead 37 Regulating the Undead in a Liberal World Order 51 The Social Construction of Zombies 65 The Supergendered Politics of the Posthuman World 75 A Very Important Note about Zombie Networks 87 Neoconservatism and the Axis of Evil Dead 89 Domestic Politics: Are All Zombie Politics Local? 95 Bureaucratic Politics: The Pulling and Hauling of Zombies 109 We're Only Human: Psychological Responses to the Undead 121 Conclusion ... or So You Think 131 Epilogue: Bringing the Brain Back In 137 Acknowledgments to the First Edition 147 Acknowledgments to the Revived Edition 151 Notes 153 References 165 Index 193
Daniel W. Drezner is professor of international politics at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. His books include All Politics Is Global (Princeton). He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the Zombie Research Society.
Commended for Association of American Publishers Award for Best Professional/Scholarly Book in Government & Politics 2011 (United States).