Week 9 – Monday

In the understanding of genealogy offered by Foucault, those who have power dictate meaning, and that can be traced back through time to determine what factors brought us to the “normal” or “universal” understanding of the meaning of a subject today.  It would seem that this would be closely tied to deconstructionism, and offers a great deal of critique about those meanings that oppress or are problematic in our contemporary situation.

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~ by Brian Shope on March 9, 2008.

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