Redirecting critique in postmodern organization studies : The perspective of foucault

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1059-1075
Journal / PublicationOrganization Studies
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2000


Foucault's concepts of freedom and resistance are examined to determine how they may feed into theorizing the Kantian 'question of the present' for postmodern organizational analysis. This paper takes a measure of how reflexivity and creative selfrepresentation materialize change in the ways critique is advanced in organization studies.

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  • Critical reflection, Foucault, Genealogy, Organization studies, Postmodernism