Contemporary Debates in Legal and Political Thought
Convenors: Inga Bostad and Claudio Corradetti.
The seminar consists of eight meetings of the duration of 1 hour and ½ each. After an overall presentation of the author’s chapters by the conveners (15-20 min), the floor will be open to discussion. The goal of the seminars is to foster a critical debate and to provide participants with an overall understanding of the major topics in contemporary legal and political thought.
Selected key chapters will be linked to this web page.
Michel Foucault, “Panopticism”, in Discipline and Punish: the Birth of the Prison, New York: Random House, 1975, pp.195-228. Notes.