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Knowledge & power

F. R. Jevons

Knowledge & power

lectures

by F. R. Jevons

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Published by Australian National University Advisory Committee on Science and Technology Policy Research in Canberra .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Science and state -- Australia -- Addresses, essays, lectures.,
    • Technology and state -- Australia -- Addresses, essays, lectures.,
    • Research -- Australia -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby F. R. Jevons ; edited by C. E. West.
      ContributionsAustralian National University, Canberra. Advisory Committee on Science and Technology Policy Research.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQ127.A8 J48 1976
      The Physical Object
      Pagination111 p. ;
      Number of Pages111
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4947013M
      ISBN 100708103332
      LC Control Number76374840

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        The relation of power and knowledge articulated to medical, pedagogical, psychiatric and economic discourses, effectively constituted a deployment of sexuality on, over and within the individual bodies from amongst which new sexual subjects emerged. The very materiality of the human body is invested through and through by power-knowledge. Naukri General Knowledge Gujarati Provide GK Gujarati PDF,Study Materials,GPSC,GSSSB,GPSSB,ojas,Talati,BinSachivalay,TET,TAT,PSI,Police,Constable Exam, Author: Solanki Vishal.

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The search for this accurate knowledge, together with the appearance of science, was the fight against all File Size: KB. For, as Foucault shows, what he was always describing was the nature of power in society; not the conventional treatment of power that concentrates on powerful individuals and repressive institutions, but the much more pervasive and insidious mechanisms by which power 'reaches into the very grain of individuals, touches their bodies and inserts itself into their actions and attitudes, their.

You can forget about supply and demand. You can certainly forget about command and control. What really drives economics is information--and in Knowledge and Power bestselling author and economist George Gilder reveals how information theory, which unleashed a digital revolution, is revolutionizing years ago, in his classic Wealth and Poverty, Gilder blew up old theories of Pages: Discover → Humanities & Social Sciences Knowledge is Power: An Exploration of How the Principles of Psychology, Sociology, Anthropology, Biology and Philosophy Affect Life.

By James Kleiman3/5. In sociology, power-knowledge is a term introduced by the French philosopher Michel Foucault (French: le savoir-pouvoir).According to Foucault's understanding, power is based on knowledge and makes use of knowledge; on the other hand, power reproduces knowledge by shaping it in accordance with its anonymous intentions.

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They can all be taken away from us. The one thing that no one can ever take from you once you have acquired it is knowledge.In his opening soliloquy, Faustus rejects traditional areas of study and, although his magic does rely on a spell-book, what he seeks from Mephastophilis is knowledge that he can't attain in traditional ways.

For the ambitious Faustus, even beyond the implications of educations affect on social hierarchy, knowledge means power.