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The Fabrication Of Social Order: A Critical Theory of Police Power

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Outstanding contributors include Pierre Macherey, Charles Wolfe, Alex Callinicos and Judith Revel
Paperback, 176 pages
Published June 28th 2000 by Pluto Press
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Lukáš
Arguably, some of Neocleous' most inspiring and best work. The author teases out a genealogy of the police apparatus in Western Europe in order to show the power structures that are concealed behind its current, commodified liberal face. The links that appear between the economy, society and politics that become visible through this cut offer a relatively disturbing picture of the ways how "society" is fabricated and our understanding of the police apparatus is too narrow to fully appreciate the ...more
Mutlu Cankay
Geç 15. Yüzyıldan beri Avrupa’daki politik söyleminin, ağırlıklı olarak polis kavramı etrafında şekillenmiş olduğunu belirterek metni açan yazar; feodalizmin çöküşünden sonra, politik ve hukuki dayatmaların merkezileşmiş ( ve askerleştirilmiş ) bir odağa kayarak oturduğunu, daha önce kilisenin karar verme yetkisi olan birçok konunun şehirlerin gelişmesiyle beraber kent otoritelerinin yetkisine girmeye başladığını vurguluyor. Politik düzenin sağlanması için yeni araçlara gereksinim ortaya çıktığı ...more
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