Culture, Politics and Governing

The Contemporary Ascetics of Knowledge Production

  • Patricia Mooney Nickel

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About this book


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.


Ontology valorization institutionalization literary political economy Weber Foucault Frankfurt School cultural politics epistemology critical theory parresia discourse materialism culture Institution knowledge politics

Authors and affiliations

  • Patricia Mooney Nickel
    • 1
  1. 1.Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State UniversityUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-48660-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-40197-7
  • About this book