Genealogy, Power, and Discourse

Carl Olson

in The Allure of Decadent Thinking

Published in print February 2013 | ISBN: 9780199959839
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199315970 | DOI:
Genealogy, Power, and Discourse

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Michel Foucault's method of genealogy, concept of power, and theory of discourse form the context for a critical consideration of Edward W. Said's notion of Orientalism.

Keywords: Michel Foucault; Edward W. Said; Bhabha; Spivak; postcolonialism; power; discourse; Orientalism

Chapter.  8419 words. 

Subjects: Philosophy of Religion

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