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Author Rose, Nikolas S.

Title Powers of freedom : reframing political thought / Nikolas Rose
Published Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1999
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 321 pages)
Contents Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction: reframing political thought; 1 Governing; 2 Freedom; 3 The social; 4 Advanced liberalism; 5 Community; 6 Numbers; 7 Control; Conclusion: beyond government; Bibliography; Index
Summary An impressive approach to an important and influential school of thought, derived from Foucault's writings on governmentality, by one of its major exponents. Nikolas Rose's book will serve as an intelligent and critical introduction to governmentality for students and scholars alike
Notes "Portions of this book draw on published and unpublished papers"--Acknowledgements
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-306) and index
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Subject Foucault, Michel, 1926-1984.
Political sociology.
Political science.
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