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Culture, Politics and Governing

The Contemporary Ascetics of Knowledge Production

Authors: Nickel, P.

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Culture, Politics, and Governing: The Contemporary Ascetics of Knowledge Production is a critical, interdisciplinary approach to how the practices that govern the production of knowledge and culture have material consequences for how we experience everyday life.

About the authors

Patricia Mooney Nickel is Assistant Professor in the School of Public and International Affairs and Core Faculty in the ASPECT Program at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, US. She is the author of Public Sociology and Civil Society (2012) and editor of North American Critical Theory after Postmodernism (Palgrave, 2012).

Table of contents (7 chapters)

Table of contents (7 chapters)
  • Introduction: The Politics of Ascetics and Governing

    Nickel, Patricia Mooney

    Pages 1-22

  • Academies of Exhibition and the New Disciplinary Secession

    Nickel, Patricia Mooney

    Pages 23-40

  • The Man from Somewhere: Author, Affiliation, and Letterhead

    Nickel, Patricia Mooney

    Pages 41-69

  • The Institutionalization of Author Production and the Performance Imperative as an Ontological Fiction

    Nickel, Patricia Mooney

    Pages 71-89

  • Celebration and Governing: The Production of the Author as Ascetic Practice

    Nickel, Patricia Mooney

    Pages 91-111

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eBook $59.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Culture, Politics and Governing
Book Subtitle
The Contemporary Ascetics of Knowledge Production
Authors
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-40197-7
DOI
10.1057/9781137401977
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-40196-0
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-48660-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 191
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