juridico-discursive conception of power
Governmentality of Youth: Beyond Cultural Studies
The paper is in four sections to put the case that discourses of youth in the 21st century context of neoliberal, consumer, capitalist societies, need to move beyond earlier understandings based on psychological and cultural/subcultural studies to harness Foucault's notion of governmentality. First, governmentality, which links government and self-government; and neoliberalism and the...
Governing society today: editors' introduction.
...(2) Against the image of a unitary locus of power and government in the state, focus was shifted onto the diverse ... his relational (sometimes called poststructuralist) conception of power in contrast to those problematics that identified power ...