Absence in Science, Security and Policy

From Research Agendas to Global Strategy

  • Brian Rappert
  • Brian Balmer

Part of the Global Issues Series book series (GLOISS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Ways of Seeing, Ways of Not Seeing

  3. Practices of Inattention

  4. Sights and Sensitivities

  5. Back Matter
    Pages 238-240

About this book


The chapter 'Sensing Absence: How to See What Isn't There in the Study of Science and Security' is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license via link.springer.com.


Science Policy Security Absence Arms Control Secrecy Disarmament Technology Ethics care ethics Nation Policy weapons

Editors and affiliations

  • Brian Rappert
    • 1
  • Brian Balmer
    • 2
  1. 1.Technology and Public AffairsUniversity of ExeterUK
  2. 2.Department of ScienceUniversity College LondonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137493736
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-55277-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-49373-6
  • About this book