Foucault's Political Challenge: From Hegemony to Truth

Foucault's Political Challenge: From Hegemony to Truth

by Henrik Paul Bang

Hardcover(1st ed. 2015)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780230354289
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date: 08/12/2015
Series: International Political Theory
Edition description: 1st ed. 2015
Pages: 251
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.03(d)

About the Author

Henrik P. Bang is Professor of Governance at the Institute for Governance and Policy Analysis, University of Canberra, Australia. He publishes extensively within the fields of political participation and governance. He is most well-known for his concepts of the everyday maker and culture governance.

Table of Contents

List of Tables and Figures
Preface
Structure of the Book
PART I: THE CIRCLE OF PARRHESIA AND DEMOCRACY
1. Foucault's Political Challenge
2. Political Authority at the Core of the Political
3. Foucault's Postfoundationalism
PART II: PROBLEMATIZiNG MODERN SOVEREIGNTY AND DISCIPLINE
4. The 'Modern' Alliance Between Science and Hierarchy Anti-Psychiatry: Critiquing the Psychiatric Regime of Truth
5. Class Rule in the Name of Democracy
6. Recoding Sovereignty and Discipline
7. From Discipline to Biopower
PART III: THE POLITICAL BEYOND SOVEREIGNTY
8. The Notion of Unlimited Statist Hegemony
9. From Sovereignty to Security and Police
10. Security and Neoliberalism
11. Why Foucault is a not a Neoliberalist Beyond Neoliberal Hegemony
Bibliography
Index

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