RLG101H5 Lecture V Wednesday. May 21, 2013
"Women found to report much more pain than Men"
Cultural expectation of males and females. Men are disinclined to "feel pain"
"Power is both visible an invisible"
Social relations (invisible), and police (visible)
Power relations are complex
Power + knowledge + discourse
Power is a social glue, connecting different social aspects
"Power is everywhere...it comes from everywhere"
There is an exception about this rule, slaves in chains are not in a relationship with
power. Freedom = power. Power acts upon actions.
Panopticon. o Guard tower in the center. (all, or none) Guards can see and see prisoners.
Prisoners cannot see if they're. Whether they are being watched or not they act
o All prisoners are illuminated. All prisoners are visible. Potentially always under
The fact of being constantly seen, brings about the relationship of