The history of sexuality: An introduction, volume I
by Foucault, Michel (1978)
One of the great innovations in the techniques of power in the eighteenth century was theemergence of "population" as an economic and political problem: population as wealth, population as manpower or labor capacity, population balanced between its own growth and the resources it commanded. (p.25)
KeywordsFoucault, Sexuality, Repression, Power, Resistance, Postmodernism, Poststructuralism
ThemesHistory of Sexuality, Foucault Citations
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