Antoine Bousquet

Antoine Bousquet is Reader in International Relations at Birkbeck, University of London

His research spans the study of war and society, the history and philosophy of science and technology, and social and political theory.

His first book The Scientific Way of Warfare is a widely cited account of the influence of major scientific paradigms and key associated technologies on the conduct of war in the modern era.

He has also contributed an array of peer-reviewed articles and book chapters on subjects that include Cold War computing, the revolution in military affairs, jihadist networks, complexity theory, violent aesthetics, nihilism, and the conceptualisation of war.