Political power beyond the State: problematics of government. 1992.

  title={Political power beyond the State: problematics of government. 1992.},
  author={N. Rose and Peter Miller},
  journal={The British journal of sociology},
  volume={61 Suppl 1},
This paper sets out an approach to the analysis of political power in terms of problematics of government. It argues against an overvaluation of the 'problem of the State' in political debate and social theory. A number of conceptual tools are suggested for the analysis of the many and varied alliances between political and other authorities that seek to govern economic activity, social life and individual conduct. Modern political rationalities and governmental technologies are shown to be… Expand

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