Posts Tagged: power

Agamben – Homo Sacer

Giorgio Agamben, Homo Sacer: Sovereign Power and Bare Life, Stanford UP, 1998. Agamben finds the essence of modern politics – in accordance with modernity and capitalism – at the “inclusion of zoē in the polis” or, in other words, the

Agamben – Homo Sacer

Giorgio Agamben, Homo Sacer: Sovereign Power and Bare Life, Stanford UP, 1998. Agamben finds the essence of modern politics – in accordance with modernity and capitalism – at the “inclusion of zoē in the polis” or, in other words, the

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Foucault, The History of Sexuality, Vol. I

When it comes to power relations, Foucault tries to overcome traditional assumption on power (p. 94-) by treating it as something exercised from not single and fixed point but multiple and mobile points. Thus, he could assert that the “points

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Foucault, The History of Sexuality, Vol. I

When it comes to power relations, Foucault tries to overcome traditional assumption on power (p. 94-) by treating it as something exercised from not single and fixed point but multiple and mobile points. Thus, he could assert that the “points