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Taming the future: The dispositif of risk in the war on terror

ByCLAUDIA ARADAU AND RENS VAN MUNSTER

The message is that there are no knowns. There are things that we know that we know. There are known unknowns. That is to say there are things we now know we don’t know. But there are also unknown unknowns – things we don’t know we don’t know.