Author profile: Michael Merlingen

Michael Merlingen lectures in IR at Central European University in Budapest. He is interested in the dis/continuities between historical materialism and Foucault’s work.

EU Security Policy in the Era of Trump: A Radical Account

Michael Merlingen • Aug 1 2017 • Articles
The Trump administration is a reminder to EU governments and elites of the risks of their weakened discursive hegemony over large parts of the population.

Is Poststructuralism a Useful IR Theory? What About Its Relationship to Historical Materialism?

Michael Merlingen • May 8 2013 • Articles
The quality of our critique of world politics and our ability to change it is at stake. It seems a good idea to give conversation a try.

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