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Foucault Effect: Studies in Governmentality

Foucault Effect: Studies in Governmentality

by Graham Burchell

Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226080451
Pages: 318
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Date posting: 2020-07-09


Based on Michel Foucault's 1978 and 1979 lectures at the Coll├Ęge de France on governmental rationalities and his 1977 interview regarding his work on imprisonment, this volume is the long-awaited sequel to Power/Knowledge. In these lectures, Foucault examines the art or activity of government both in its present form and within a historical perspective as well as the different ways governmentality has been made thinkable and practicable. Foucault's thoughts on political discourse and governmentality are supplemented by the essays of internationally renowned scholars. United by the common influence of Foucault's approach, they explore the many ...