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Security, Territory, Population: Lectures at the Coll?ge de France 1977--1978

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Marking a major development in Foucault's thinking, this book takes as its starting point the notion of biopower, studying the foundations of this new technology of power over populations. Distinct from punitive disciplinary systems, the mechanisms of power are here finely entwined with the technologies of security. In this volume, though, Foucault begins to turn his attention to the history of governmentality, from the first centuries of the Christian era to the emergence of the modern nation state--shifting the center of ...

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Security, Territory, Population: Lectures at the Collège de France 1977--1978
2009, Picador USA, New York

ISBN-13: 9780312203603

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