A Critical Use of Foucault’s Art of Living
Foundations of Science , Volume 22 - Issue 2 p. 323- 327
Foucault’s vocabulary of arts of existence might be helpful to problematize the entwinement of humans and technology and to search for new types of hybrid selves. However, to be a serious new ethical vocabulary for technology, this art of existence should be supplemented with an ongoing critical discourse of technologies, including a critical analysis of the subjectivities imposed by technologies, and should be supplemented with new medical and philosophical regimens for an appropriate use of technologies.
|Care of the self, Ethical vocabulary, Foucault, Problematization, Technology|
|Foundations of Science|
|Organisation||Erasmus School of Philosophy|
Huijer, L.M. (2017). A Critical Use of Foucault’s Art of Living. Foundations of Science, 22(2), 323–327. doi:10.1007/s10699-015-9441-z