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Dr Becky Alexis-Martin is a pacifist academic. Her work explores nuclear warfare, social justice, humanitarian and environmental issues, and human rights. She has authored more than sixty-five news articles, book chapters, and peer-reviewed papers. Her first monograph, “Disarming Doomsday: The Human Impact of Nuclear Weapons Since Hiroshima”, critically considers the social, cultural, ​and spatial issues of past, present, and future nuclear warfare, and was the recipient of the 2020 L.H.M. Ling Outstanding First Book Prize.