Volume 42, Issue 2 is Now Available!

Millennium, Volume 42, Issue 2 


  • Judith Renner – The Local Roots of the Global Politics of Reconciliation: The Articulation of F1.medium‘Reconciliation’ as an Empty Universal in the South African Transition to Democracy
  • Jeremy Green – Beyond Coxian Historicism: Nineteenth Century World Order and the Promise of Uneven and Combined Development
  •  Amin Samman – Making Global Financial History: The Crisis of 2008 and the Return of the Past
  • Jean-Louis Durand and Sebastian Kaempf – Re-Imagining Communities: Opening Up History to the Memory of Others
  • Vassilios Paipais – Between Politics and the Political: Reading Hans J. Morgenthau’s Double Critique of Depoliticisation
  • Karen Tucker – Participation and Subjectification in Global Governance: NGOs, Acceptable Subjectives and the WTO
  • Anthony King – The Digital Revolution: Camouflage Uniforms in the Twenty-First Century
  •  Lee Jarvis and Jack Holland – ‘We [for]got him’: Remembering and Forgetting in the Narration of bin Laden’s death

Forum: Hobson’s The Eurocentric Conception of World Politics

  • Torbjørn Knutsen – Western Approaches
  • L.H.M. Ling – Hobson’s Eurocentric World Politics: The Journey Begins
  • Brian Schmidt – A Realist View of the Eurocentric Conception of World Politics
  • Ann J. Tickner – Reading Hobson Through Feminist Lenses
  • Robert Vitalis – A Great Grandson Breaks New Grounds in Critical IR Thought
  • John Hobson – Re-Viewing The Eurocentric Conception of World Politics: A Response to Knutsen, Ling, Schmidt, Tickner and Vitalis

Book Reviews

  • Marta Iniguez de Heredia – Resistance and Challenges to Liberal Peace Processes
  • Isaac Kfir – Trying to untangle the mystery of Afghanistan and Pakistan
  • Laura Sjoberg – Gender/Violence in a Gendered/Violent World


Volume 42, Issue 1 Now Available!

F1.mediumThe first issue of Millennium Vol. 42 is now available online. Contributions include:


  • David Chandler – ‘Human-Centred’ Development? Rethinking ‘Freedom’ and ‘Agency’ in Discourses of International Development
  • Gerard van der Ree – The Politics of Scientific Representation in International Relations
  • Mai’a K. Davis Cross – The Military Dimension of European Security: An Epistemic Community Approach
  • John Anthony Pella, Jr – Thinking Outside International Society: A Discussion of the Possibilities for English School Conceptions of World Society
  • Alexander Anievas and Kerem Nisancioglu – What’s at Stake in the Transition Debate? Rethinking the Origins of Capitalism and the ‘Rise of the West’

Forum: International Relations and the ‘Death of God’

  • Aggie Hirst and Nicholas Michelsen – Introduction: International Relations and the ‘Death of God’
  • Michael Dillon – Afterlife: Living Death to Political Spirituality
  • Aggie Hirst – Violence, Self-authorship and the ‘Death of God’: The ‘Traps’ of the Messianic and the Tragic
  • Tom Houseman – Auschwitz as Eschaton: Adorno’s Negative Rewriting of the Messianic in Critical Theory
  • Mustapha Kamal Pasha – Nihilism and the Otherness of Islam
  • Nicholas Michelsen – Liberalism, Political Theology and Suicide Bombing

Review Articles

  • Markus Patberg – Constituent Power beyond the State: An Emerging Debate in International Political Theory
  • Matthew Morgan – Liberalism in Crisis: A Collapsing World Order
  • Corey Ranford-Robinson – Cosmopolitanism and Liberal Universalism in International Relations Theory: Moralising Politics or Politicising Ethics?

Free Millennium Articles!

Following the success of the 2010 Millennium Conference this past weekend, we are happy to announce a range of articles taken from previous (and forthcoming) issues which have been made freely available by Sage. Do check them out. We are particularly glad to be making Alex Colás and George Lawson’s tribute article to the late Fred Halliday available to all.

The full list of articles now available for free is as follows:

Alejandro Colás and George Lawson, ‘Fred Halliday: Achievements, Ambivalences and Openings’, Millennium 39, no. 2, forthcoming December 2010

Gideon Baker, ‘The Spectre of Montezuma: Hospitality and Haunting’, Millennium 39, no. 1, August 2010:23-42

Barry Buzan, ‘America in Space: The International Relations of Star Trek and Battlestar Galactica, Millennium 39, no. 1, August 2010:175-180

The Violence and Memory Forum from Millennium 38(2)

Duncan Bell, ‘Memory and Violence’, Millennium 38, no. 2, December 2009:345-360

W. James Booth, ‘Kashmir Road: Some Reflections on Memory and Violence’, Millennium 38, no. 2, December 2009:361-377

Katherine Hite and Cath Collins, ‘Memorial Fragments, Monumental Silences and Reawakenings in 21st-Century Chile’, Millennium 38, no. 2, December 2009:379-400

John Hutchinson, ‘Warfare and the Sacralisation of Nations: The Meanings, Rituals and Politics of National Remembrance’, Millennium 38, no. 2, December 2009:401-417

Maja Zehfuss, ‘Hierarchies of Grief and the Possibility of War: Remembering UK Fatalities in Iraq’, Millennium 38, no. 2, December 2009:419-440

In addition, the entirety of Millennium 37, no. 1, August 2008 is still available for free, featuring articles by Martin Müller, David Chandler, Elizabeth Dauphinee, Richard Beardsworth, Michael J. Shapiro and a forum on feminism in IR with Kimberly Hutchings, Terrell Carver, Raluca Soreanu and David Hudson, Marysia Zalewski, Ann Tickner, Christine Sylvester, Margot Light, Vivienne Jabri and Fred Halliday!


– The Editors