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News and resources on French thinker Michel Foucault (1926-1984)

Barker, D. Ninjas, zombies and nervous wrecks? Academics in the neoliberal world of physical education and sport pedagogy (2017) Sport, Education and Society, 22 (1), pp. 87-104. DOI: 10.1080/13573322.2016.1195360 Abstract Scholars have drawn some damning conclusions on the current state of the academy. They argue that neoliberal developments such as corporatization and privatization are undermining …

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Foucault and Animals Edited by Matthew Chrulew and Dinesh Joseph Wadiwel, Brill, 2016 Foucault and Animals is the first collection of its kind to explore the relevance of Michel Foucault’s thought for the question of the animal. Chrulew and Wadiwel bring together essays from emerging and established scholars that illuminate the place of animals and …

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