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Michel Foucault and leisure

Miller, T. (2012) Michel Foucault and leisure. In: Blackshaw, T., (ed.) Routledge Handbook of Leisure Studies. Routledge as part of the Taylor and Francis Group, Abingdon, Oxon, pp. 133-140.

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Michel Foucault is an emblem of post-structuralism, postmodernism, and associated theoretical and artistic movements. For those on the left, his displacement of the concept of ideology with discourse has delivered us from the Marxist split between base and superstructure ‘under’ a given mode of production.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Publisher: Routledge as part of the Taylor and Francis Group
Copyright: 2013 Tony Blackshaw
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