Gramsci and Foucault: A Reassessment

Gramsci and Foucault: A Reassessment


Mapping the resonances, dissonances, and linkages among the idea of Gramsci and Foucault to discover new instruments for socio-political and demanding research for the twenty-first century, this booklet reassesses the widely-held view that their paintings is incompatible. With discussions of Latin American progressive politics, indigenous knowledges, applied sciences of presidency and the instructing of paediatrics in post-invasion Iraq, complexity concept, scientific anthropology and biomedicine, and the position of Islam within the transition to trendy society within the Arab global, this interdisciplinary quantity offers the most recent theoretical learn on diverse elements of those thinkers’ paintings, in addition to analyses of the categorical linkages that exist among them in concrete settings. A rigorous, comparative exploration of the paintings of 2 towering figures of the twenty-first century, Gramsci and Foucault: A Reassessment will attract students and scholars of social and political idea, political sociology, conversation and media stories, and modern philosophy.

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