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The psychic life of power
Judith Butler

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The psychic life of power
theories in subjection
Judith Butler.

Published 1997 by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Stubborn attachment, bodily subjection: rereading Hegel on the unhappy consciousness
Circuits of bad conscience: Nietzsche and Freud
Subjection, resistance, resignification: between Freud and Foucault
"Conscience doth make subjects of us all": Althusser's subjection
Melancholy gender/refused identification
Keeping it moving: commentary on Judith Butler / by Adam Phillips
Reply to Adam Phillips
Psychic inceptions: melancholy, ambivalence, rage.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-215) and index.


Library of Congress
BD438.5 .B88 1997

The Physical Object

218 p. ;
Number of pages

ID Numbers

Open Library
Internet Archive
0804728119, 0804728127
9780804728119, 9780804728126
LC Control Number
Library Thing
331460 529189

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