David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
This discussion reviews begins with a review of the uses to which Foucault's thought has been put in the study of human resource management, going on to consider - and to reject - a number of major criticisms of Foucault and Foucauldian studies of human resource management. Yet there remains much in Foucault's project that we seem often to ignore. Accordingly, the discussion considers the question of the articulation between Foucault's intellectual work and the practical, political spheres. Foucault conceives his own critical intellectual practice as part of a way of life analogous to the classical conception of an ethos. Adopting a loose and critical relationship to Foucault, the argument of the paper is that Foucault's ethos demands further attention as the possibilities for more practical and engaged forms of critical intellectual work have begun to be debated in management studies.
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library||
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
Nadia Gama, Steve McKenna & Amanda Peticca-Harris (2012). Ethics and HRM: Theoretical and Conceptual Analysis. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 111 (1):97-108.
Michelle Greenwood (2013). Ethical Analyses of HRM: A Review and Research Agenda. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 114 (2):355-366.
Bogdan Costea, Kostas Amiridis & Norman Crump (2012). Graduate Employability and the Principle of Potentiality: An Aspect of the Ethics of HRM. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 111 (1):25-36.
Similar books and articles
Kenneth Minogue (1989). Can Radicalism Survive Michel Foucault? Critical Review 3 (1):138-154.
Amy Allen (2003). Foucault and Enlightenment: A Critical Reappraisal. Constellations 10 (2):180-198.
José Guilherme Merquior (1985/1987). Foucault. University of California Press.
Sara Mills (2003). Michel Foucault. Routledge.
Dianna Taylor (2003). Practicing Politics with Foucault and Kant: Toward a Critical Life. Philosophy and Social Criticism 29 (3):259-280.
Corey McCall (2010). The Art of Life: Foucault's Reading of Baudelaire's "the Painter of Modern Life". Journal of Speculative Philosophy 24 (2):138-157.
Niko Kolodny (1996). The Ethics of Cryptonormativism: A Defense of Foucault's Evasions. Philosophy and Social Criticism 22 (5):63-84.
Jeremy R. Carrette (2000). Foucault and Religion: Spiritual Corporality and Political Spirituality. Routledge.
Ronald Beiner (1995). Foucault's Hyper‐Liberalism. Critical Review 9 (3):349-370.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads26 ( #65,687 of 1,098,996 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #287,293 of 1,098,996 )
How can I increase my downloads?