Dan Öberg

Contact information

  • E-mail

    dan.oberg [at] fhs.se
  • Phone

    +46 8-55342693

Postal address

Box 27805
115 93 Stockholm

Visiting address

Drottning Kristinas väg 37


Selected publications:

'War, transparency and control: The military architecture of operational warfare' in Cambridge Review of International Affairs (Vol. 29, Number 3, 2016), pp. 1132-1149.

'Enduring War: Heroes' Acre, "the empty throne", and the poltics of disappearance' in Critical Military Studies (Vol. 2, Number 3, 2016), pp. 155-172.

'Tomorrow the war starts' in Journal of Narrative Politics (Vol. 2, Number 2, 2016).

Japanese warrior transformations: Bushidō as the continuation of death by other means' in Peter Haldén and Peter Jackson (eds.) Transformations of the warrior in world history: Shifting shapes from the Vedic to the virtual age (London: Routledge, 2016).

(with Astrid Nordin) 'Targeting the ontology of war: from Clausewitz to Baudrillard' in Millennium Journal of International Studies (Vol. 43, Number 2, 2015).

'Forget Clausewitz' in International Journal of Baudrillard Studies (Volume 11, Number 2, 2014).


Areas of research and education

Critical and feminist perspectives on war, targeting and aerial warfare. Associate Editor for Journal of Narrative Politics. Editorial board member of the Edinburgh University Press book-series Advances in Critical Military Studies.

Latest publications

Japanese warrior transformation: bushido as the continuation of death by other means

Chapter in book, 2016

Tomorrow the war starts

Article in journal, 2016

War, transparency and control: the military architecture of operational warfare

Article in journal, 2016