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Social Text (2006) 24 (1 (86)): 127–152.
Published: 01 March 2006
... For Michel Foucault war is the problem of political modernity par excel- Julian Reid lence. He broached the problem of war while gradually extending his analysis of power from disciplinary to biopolitical regimes and the phe- nomenon of governmentality. Discipline and Punish, published in 1975...
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Social Text (2001) 19 (2 (67)): 103–125.
Published: 01 June 2001
...Anna Marie Smith ST.05 Smith 5/24/01 5:54 PM Page 103 Missing Poststructuralism, Missing Foucault BUTLER AND FRASER ON CAPITALISM...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (2 (119)): 1–23.
Published: 01 June 2014
..., is their claim that we need to rethink the relationship between Foucault and Marx so as to return Foucault to a thinker of revolution in all its complexity. The authors then turn to Foucault’s deeply misunderstood involvement in the Iranian Revolution to argue that Foucault did not endorse a conservative...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (2 (123)): 29–55.
Published: 01 June 2015
... of political inclusion and thereby exemplifies a new biopolitical paradigm that decisively breaks from the regime of modern biopower theorized by Michel Foucault. This claim forms the nucleus of highly charged debates across a range of disciplines about the political stakes invested in the recent...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (2 (99)): 1–23.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Eva Cherniavsky This essay asks how the political identity and the domain of civic participation we reference with the term citizenship has been transformed in the contexts of neoliberalism. Michel Foucault famously argues that the subject of a market-centered, neoliberal governance structure...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (4 (105)): 45–63.
Published: 01 December 2010
... these cases necessitates revisiting the relationship between subject identity and populations to which Michel Foucault pointed when conceptualizing biopolitics. We argue that in media productions of gender, race, and security, gender, rather than functioning to mark an identity, is disaggregated...
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Social Text (2012) 30 (2 (111)): 43–74.
Published: 01 June 2012
... flock and its enemies as constituted by the regime of power that Michel Foucault once called the “pastorate” of premodern Europe. With the rise of the modern governmental state, this medieval politico-theological enemy was translated in secular terms as a figure for ideological threats to civil order...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (2 (123)): 1–27.
Published: 01 June 2015
...H. N. Lukes This article examines the cultural history of amputation in the United States to account for the status of white male woundedness and abstract citizenship in our current neoliberal era. Using critical disability theory to reconsider Michel Foucault’s notion of biopower, the article...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (1 (94)): 137–164.
Published: 01 March 2008
... pornography (“Polymorphous Pornygamy”). Inspired by the Frankfurt school and by the late work of Michel Foucault, these Denkbilder attempt to update and expand an interdisciplinary approach to questions of ideology critique and practices of the self. © 2008 Duke University Press 2008 Free Time Overwork...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (4 (129)): 71–85.
Published: 01 December 2016
... of epistemological and moral assumptions about personhood, the nature of belief, the substance of religion as somehow equating to belief (a highly contestable assertion), and what it is reasonable for a sincerely religious person to believe and do. Drawing on the work of Michel Foucault, Leerom Medovoi, and José...
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Social Text (2017) 35 (2 (131)): 1–15.
Published: 01 June 2017
.... It then situates Hocquenghem’s text in relation to Michel Foucault’s reflections about origins of politics in ancient Greek in his first lecture course at the Collège de France, which took place the year before Hocquenghem’s book appeared, to suggest that the relation between the sexual and the political may...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (2 (91)): 53–79.
Published: 01 June 2007
... and external threat is itself a consequence of precisely what globalization and the war on terror share: the unbounded surface of the earth as their territorial frame of reference. In a critical reflection on Michel Foucault’s biopolitical investigations, I will argue that these regulatory...
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Social Text (2017) 35 (2 (131)): 17–38.
Published: 01 June 2017
... Included: Racism and Diversity in Institutional Life . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . Becker Gary Ewald François Harcourt Bernard E. 2012 . “ Becker on Ewald on Foucault on Becker: American Neoliberalism and Michel Foucault’s 1979 ‘Birth of Biopolitics Lectures’ ”. Olin...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 85–100.
Published: 01 December 2005
... and most significant pursuits of that formation. Queer studies has achieved this maneuver by taking Foucault’s very important text The History of Sexual- ity, vol. 1, An Introduction as the principal engagement with the question of sexuality. Doing so has meant occluding...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (4 (129)): 1–17.
Published: 01 December 2016
..., state, and territory. In her contribution, “Sincerely Held; or, The Pastorate 2.0,” Ann Pellegrini draws on Foucault’s work in Security, Territory, and Population to consider how the liberal discourses of secularization encode contemporary religious freedom as a continuation of a pastoral...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (3 (104)): 67–89.
Published: 01 September 2010
... the methodological pre- cautions that Michel Foucault proposes for the study of power. First, to study it “in its extremities, at its outer limits, at the point where it becomes capillary.”3 Second, to study it in its “real and effective practices,” to be able to grasp the “material agency of subjugation.”4...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (3 (120)): 11–28.
Published: 01 September 2014
.... These hoots, these hollers, echo all too well Giorgio Agamben’s observations about the progressive animalization of man, what Michel Foucault takes to be the bestialization of biopolitics.25 But to linger on this kind of escape, to make these efforts...
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Social Text (2021) 39 (3 (148)): 55–77.
Published: 01 September 2021
... aggression, more feelings of social rejection, more depression, and a higher likelihood of suicide attempts” 2 —we still turn to spatial confinement as a key mode of social control, from “go to your room” to imprisonment, from emigration restrictions to psych wards. As Michel Foucault notes, in a somewhat...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (4 (93)): 17–42.
Published: 01 December 2007
...- ing the “conduct of conduct” through self-managing ideals of individual sovereignty, that Michel Foucault, borrowing a term from Roland Barthes, called governmentality.16 Naming “a range of distinct modes of pluralization 20 Anna...
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Social Text (2012) 30 (4 (113)): 1–24.
Published: 01 December 2012
... was the role of performance in midcentury operations of biopower? How might certain musical encounters and choreographed steps challenge the clearly delimited boundaries of a population? What is the relationship between Ellington’s philosophy of the history of jazz and Michel Foucault’s reformulation...