Foucault News

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

Burgess, C. ‘Having to say everyday … I’m not black enough … I’m not white enough’. Discourses of Aboriginality in the Australian education context (2016) Race Ethnicity and Education, pp. 1-15. Article in Press. DOI: 10.1080/13613324.2016.1195353 Abstract This paper interrogates discourses of Aboriginality about, and by, early career Aboriginal teachers as they negotiate their emergent …

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Ragab, A. Monsters and patients: An archaeology of medicine, islam, and modernity (2016) History and Theory, 55 (4), pp. 112-130. DOI: 10.1111/hith.10832 Abstract Foucault’s analysis of the history of evolutionary thought in Les Mots et les choses introduces monsters as incomplete beings that form important steps on the evolutionary ladder toward the terminal species. Monsters …

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