Timothy Mitchell's research while affiliated with London Deanery and other places

Publication (1)

Book
Oil is a curse, it is often said, that condemns the countries producing it to an existence defined by war, corruption and enormous inequality. Carbon Democracy tells a more complex story, arguing that no nation escapes the political consequences of our collective dependence on oil. It shapes the body politic both in regions such as the Middle East,...

Citations

... Moreover, the main source of power would, in time, change from water to coal ( S. Morgan, 2008). This meant that steam, rather than water, became the main source of energy, and that brick and cast iron would become the main types of construction materials, which would, in turn, later evolve into steel ( Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, 2006;Mitchell, 2011). ...