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Cultural Politics (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 161–182.
Published: 01 July 2008
...Huimin Jin Being deeply engaged with and therefore a leading figure of cultural studies, British and Australian, Tony Bennett, by focusing upon its key concepts – (culture as) a whole way of life, hegemony, cultural capital, and governmentality , etc. – shows how cultural studies was shaped and...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 109–127.
Published: 01 March 2018
... disciplinary power; the second on biopower, security, and liberalism; and the third on the government of the self and others. Foucault in 1976–79 altered his earlier frame by introducing the concept of governmentality and security dispositif and identified a missing, fourth type of power-governmentality called...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2015) 11 (1): 18–35.
Published: 01 March 2015
... governmental economy of the church. Crucially, love is originally a universal, immanent impulse, which is captured by religion. But if religion is an apparatus of capture, then the profanation of this universal core is possible. Religion cannot fully appropriate or exhaust the virtual potentiality of faith. By...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 354–375.
Published: 01 November 2014
... transformed how work is understood and valued. Second, I discuss the central role of commensuration within capitalist value production, arguing that human capital functions as a “commensurating machine” that allows neoliberal governmentality to permeate areas of life previously impervious to market...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2018) 14 (3): 407–409.
Published: 01 November 2018
... borders or boundaries (as per its etymology), based on inclusion and exclusion, and according to certain criteria. This is a power that can be “harnessed by forces of rationality and governmentality that categorize and administer people, words, and things” (18). Yet on the other hand, the list has the...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 397–399.
Published: 01 November 2017
... presents a politicized reading of these aesthetic concerns. We are introduced to the concept of ambient subjectivation, grounded in the theories of Martin Heidegger and Michel Foucault (specifically Foucault’s notions of techniques of the self and governmentality), to investigate how the neoliberal self...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 233–252.
Published: 01 July 2012
... complicated than generalizing, for instance, between classification and totality or among classifications, as there are always fissures and tensions. Generally speaking, the concept of ideology is useful, otherwise we cannot narrate the national ethos, governmental principle, or other totality of operating...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 430–433.
Published: 01 November 2015
...-documented cases. After a brief overview of the literature on neoliberalism within “critical media studies,” distinguishing between critical political economy, cultural studies, and Foucauldian governmental approaches, Phelan sets out his own theoretical and methodological approach to studying something...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2005) 1 (2): 243–246.
Published: 01 July 2005
... Nation: Washington, Adams, Jefferson, promises a dramatis personae approach to the early days of the executive branch of the US governmental experiment. And Vidal delivers on this promise, providing fully blooded portraits of the first three presidents, including their financial straits, physical traits...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 253–256.
Published: 01 July 2008
... considering them together with, rather than against, concepts of governmentality that also relate the individual to the whole. Finally, while Rofel traces rather than assumes the historical and contingent process through which “‘desiring China’ begins to appear as if it exists as a coherent project” (p. 94...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 303–305.
Published: 01 November 2017
... yet a third perspective. In 2004, at the high noon of his liquidity period, Bauman published Europe: An Unfinished Adventure . Bauman asserts that Europe has a well-developed intellectual and political culture. He also recognizes that there is a substantial capacity for political and governmental...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2007) 3 (2): 255–258.
Published: 01 July 2007
... unions that were primarily responsible for the 1935 ban. Rather, as the official documents that are now available show, this was the result of unhelpful governmental intervention. Awareness of this would have opened up a different line of enquiry surrounding jazz and cultural policies of the British...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2006) 2 (3): 299–318.
Published: 01 November 2006
... pollution – “professional miscalculations and scientific discoveries hurtling out of control” ( Kitzinger and Reilly 1997 : 320). These can lead to a raft of governmental responses. In Western Europe, the last twenty years have seen new consumer-protection legislation to increase safety. In the US, the...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2016) 12 (2): 259–262.
Published: 01 July 2016
... culpability and emphasize how nature is often mobilized as a weapon in crimes against humanity. These essays extend discussions of militarized governmentality into those of environmentality—the regulation of the environment to control the life and death of the population. The issue of climate change as the...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2008) 4 (1): 47–72.
Published: 01 March 2008
... the restoration of class power” ( Duménil and Lévy 2004 ; Harvey 2005: 16 ), as a specific form of governmentality ( Lemke 2001 ; Brown 2003 ), and as a new form of the state (Passavant 2005) . My wager here is that the Lacanian-inspired version of ideology critique offered by Slavoj Žižek provides...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 153–173.
Published: 01 July 2018
... signature of our contemporary condition. To this end, it seeks to outline a formal analysis that can articulate the transformation at issue as a great environmental switch, as the central event in our history of sense. Taking up Michel Foucault’s diagnosis of the new governmental mode of Environmentality 1...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2011) 7 (2): 311–320.
Published: 01 July 2011
... between media technologies, automated or “designed-in” modes of control and neoliberal governmentality that form the core of the book are foregrounded by Guins when he states that: The designed-in premise of control technology is a stalwart element in today's emergent media. In being designed-in...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2018) 14 (3): 289–303.
Published: 01 November 2018
... in modernity and beyond the grid is very powerful: it is the condition of possibility for the integration of aesthetics, governmentality, and computational logic. Minecraft embodies that integration and presents us with a powerful allegory for how it functions in twenty-first-century culture...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2012) 8 (3): 443–464.
Published: 01 November 2012
... connectivity, Julian Assange, in a May 2011 TV interview with Russia Today , condemns ubiquitous access to Google, Yahoo, and Facebook as constituting an “appalling spy machine.” 1 These responses, concerned as they are with corporate greed and corporate-governmental conspiracy, respectively, do not do...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2010) 6 (3): 287–302.
Published: 01 November 2010
... lay critique against exaggerated claims of coherence in the Enlightenment tradition or as a deliciously ironic symptom of national insecurity ( Dean 2000 ; Žižek 2002b ). Paranoid behavior may well serve the function of resisting corporate, governmental, and social forces that confound our sense of...