Of practice community, as derived from critical theory, these by linking them to the broader social contexts through which disability is sustained literature, some disability scholars use foucault to articulate the ways that both disability.
In this essay i will support the viewport of the above scholars, in arguing that foucault's powerful post-structural conceptual framework, especially in regard to. Foucault and the government of disability book description: a decade ago, this international collection provocatively responded to foucault's call to question what is regarded as natural, inevitable, ethical, and liberating.
Shelley tremain (ed), foucault and the government of disability (ann arbor, mi: the university of michigan press, 2005) edward comstock - 2008 - foucault studies 5:112-117 sources of governmentality two notes on foucault's lecture. Foucault therefore makes clear that, in itself, basically power is less a confrontation between two adversaries or the linking of one to the other than a question of government this word must be allowed the very broad meaning which it had in the sixteenth century introductory guide to critical theory date of last update,.
Tremain's introductory chapter, entitled “foucault, governmentality and critical disability theory”, needs some extra attention tremain has shown previously her perfect way of combining foucault and disability studies, and she gives a comprehensive introduction to the issue in this chapter. Foucault and feminist philosophy of disability is a distinctive contribution to growing discussions about how power operates within the academic field of philosophy by combining the work of michel foucault, the insights of philosophy of disability and feminist philosophy, and data derived from empirical research, shelley l tremain compellingly argues that the conception of disability that.
Foucault and the government of disability considers the continued relevance of foucault to disability studies, as well as the growing significance of disability studies to understandings of foucault a decade ago, this international collection provocatively responded to foucault’s call to question what is regarded as natural, inevitable, ethical, and liberating.
Foucault, governmentality, and critical disability theory : an introduction / shelley tremain subjected bodies : paraplegia, rehabilitation, and the politics of movement . Tremain s (2005) foucault, governmentality, and critical disability theory: an introduction in: tremain s (ed) foucault and the government of disability university of michigan press, ann arbor, mi google scholar.