Disciplining Sexuality: Foucault, Life Histories and Education (Athene Series)

Disciplining Sexuality: Foucault, Life Histories and Education (Athene Series)

By: Sue Middleton (author), Michael W. Apple (foreword_author)Hardback

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Description

This work presents a Foucaultian perspective and demonstrates how the use of such a perspective can illuminate the way power works - negatively and positively - in daily events. Drawing on Foucault in combination with life-history narratives from the author's research interviews and autobiographical experience, the text addresses: changing theories about sexuality; ideas about sex enmeshed in various pedagogies; and questions raised by the disciplining of sexuality as educational environments move into cyberspace.

Contents

The Present as History; Time Travels - Canes, Berets, and Rock 'n' Roll; Swinging Chicks? - Sex Education, Feminists, and the Sexual Revolution; Indecent Thoughts - the Politics of Censorship; Embodying Educational Theory.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780807762929
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 168
  • ID: 9780807762929
  • ISBN10: 080776292X

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