David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
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University of Chicago Press (1989)
In this study of space and power and knowledge in France from the 1830s through the 1930s, Rabinow uses the tools of anthropology, philosophy, and cultural criticism to examine how social environment was perceived and described. Ranging from epidemiology to the layout of colonial cities, he shows how modernity was revealed in urban planning, architecture, health and welfare administration, and social legislation.
|Keywords||Philosophy, French Philosophy, French Ethnology History Ethnology History|
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|Call number||B2185.R23 1995|
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Rosalind Williams (1993). Cultural Origins and Environmental Implications of Large Technological Systems. Science in Context 6 (2).
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