Re: Power (fwd)

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Date: Fri, 10 Feb 95 23:47:10 EST
From: Kenneth R. de Camargo, Jr. <KENNETH@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: owner-foucault@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: Power

On Fri, 10 Feb 1995 12:27:49 -0700 (MST) <AMKIRBY@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> said:
> In following the discussions on power, I am surprised
> that issues of resistance have not been raised.
> (stuff deleted)
>Andrew Kirby
>Social and Behavioral Sciences Research Institute
>University of Arizona
Although I do agree with you, I'd point out that when I and others brought
about the label 'power microphysics', resistance was at least implicit. What
resists power is power as well. Same could be said about empowerment.


Kenneth Rochel de Camargo, Jr. MD PhD
Technical Coordinator - UnATI (Old Age Open University)
Research Associate - Instituto de Medicina Social
UERJ (Rio de Janeiro State U.) - Brazil
Bitnet: kenneth at bruerj.bitnet
Internet: kenneth at


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