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dc.contributor.authorWilkin, P-
dc.date.accessioned2015-05-01T09:07:24Z-
dc.date.available2015-05-01T09:07:24Z-
dc.date.issued1998-
dc.identifier.citationSocial Theory and Practice: an international and interdisciplinary journal of social philosophyen_US
dc.identifier.issn0037-802X-
dc.identifier.urihttp://bura.brunel.ac.uk/handle/2438/10707-
dc.descriptionPermission granted by Social Theory and Practice Journal, Department of Philosophy, Florida State Universityen_US
dc.description.abstractIn 1971, Dutch television held a series of interviews and discussions with noted intellectuals of the day to discuss a wide range of issues regarding contemporary social and philosophical affairs. Perhaps the most significant of these encounters was the meeting between Noam Chomsky and Michel Foucault. It brought together arguably the two most prominent Western intellectual-activists of the day in a debate that illustrates clearly the lineage of thought within which each writer is situated. Nominally the discussion was in two parts: the first an examination of the origins or production of knowledge, with particular concern for the natural sciences, the second explicitly focused on the role and practice of oppositional politics within Western capitalist democracies—in part a response to the unfolding Vietnam Waren_US
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dc.subjectChomskyen_US
dc.subjectFoucaulten_US
dc.subjectOrigin of Knowledgeen_US
dc.subjectWestern Capitalist Democraciesen_US
dc.subjectVietnam Waren_US
dc.subjectNatural Sciencesen_US
dc.titleChomsky and Foucault on Human Nature and Politicsen_US
dc.typeArticleen_US
dc.identifier.doihttp://dx/doi.org/10.5840/soctheorpract199925217-
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