The Resource Michel Foucault, Lynn Fendler

Michel Foucault, Lynn Fendler

Label
Michel Foucault
Title
Michel Foucault
Statement of responsibility
Lynn Fendler
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Michel Foucault's influential work spanned a wide array of intellectual disciplines, his writings having been widely taken up in philosophy, history, literary criticism and political theory. Focusing on the implications of Foucault's theories for education, whilst characterizing them as provocative, problematizing, poetic and playful, Lynn Fendler describes the historical context for understanding Foucault's ground breaking critiques. Including a discussion of his major theories of disciplinary power, genealogy, discourse and subjectivity, this text provides generative explanations of conce
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
370.1
Index
index present
LC call number
LB880.F682
LC item number
.F46 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Continuum Library of Educational Thought
Label
Michel Foucault, Lynn Fendler
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Series Editor's Preface; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Part 1 Intellectual Biography; Chapter 1 Foucault and World; Genre; Philosophical Context: Criticism, Nihilism, Skepticism, and Determinism; The Historical Context of Foucault's Philosophy; May 1968; Annales School of Historiography; Nietzsche's Profound Influence on Foucault; Timeline; Part 2 Critical Exposition of Foucault's Work; Chapter 2 Definitions of Major Concepts; Chapter 3 Summaries of Major Works; Books; The History of Sexuality; Essays; Courses; Interviews
  • Part 3: The Reception and Influence of Foucault's WorkChapter 4 The Prolific Writer and Thinker; Philosophy: Reception in French, German, and English; Foucault's Influence; Conclusion; Part 4: The Relevance of Foucault's Work Today; Chapter 5 A Philosophical Legacy; Teaching by Example; What Does 'Death of the Subject/Author' Mean Today?; What Does Foucault's Critique of the Will to Truth Mean in Education Today?; How Foucault's 'History of the Systems of Thought' is Relevant to Education; How is Foucault's Theory of Power Relevant for Teachers and Students?
  • What Does the Theory of Governmentality Mean to Educational Studies?How is Foucault's Theory of the Subject Relevant in Education?; Specializations Within Educational Studies; Conclusion; You are freer than you feel; Notes; Bibliography; Works by Foucault; Work by Other Authors; Recommended Internet Resources; Index
Control code
ocn891397426
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (250 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441126658
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b30899151
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)891397426
  • pebco1441126651

Library Locations

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