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Foucaults Challenge: Discourse, Knowledge, and Power in Education Thomas S. Popkewitz

Foucaults Challenge: Discourse, Knowledge, and Power in Education

Thomas S. Popkewitz

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ISBN : 9780807736760
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388 pages
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In this volume, the editors have brought together prominent international contributors to examine the relevance of Foucauldian thought on educational theory, practice and institutional life. The result is a diverse collection that offers broad andMoreIn this volume, the editors have brought together prominent international contributors to examine the relevance of Foucauldian thought on educational theory, practice and institutional life. The result is a diverse collection that offers broad and engaging analyses of how power and knowledge are configured in the practices and norms of schooling. This text not only provides a critical examination of the significance of Foucauldian thought for education, but also discusses how Foucaults theories are arrayed in the everyday life of schools.