By Thomas Lemke

Michel Foucault is among the such a lot brought up authors in social technology. This e-book discusses one among his such a lot influential options: governmentality. Reconstructing its emergence in Foucault's analytics of strength, the ebook explores the theoretical strengths the concept that of governmentality deals for political research and critique. It highlights the intimate hyperlink among neoliberal rationalities and the matter of biopolitics together with concerns round genetic and reproductive applied sciences. This e-book is an invaluable creation to Foucault's paintings on energy and governmentality compatible for specialists and scholars alike

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