SURVEILLANCE, SUBJECTIVISM AND TECHNOLOGIES OF POWER

@article{Johns2000SURVEILLANCESA,
  title={SURVEILLANCE, SUBJECTIVISM AND TECHNOLOGIES OF POWER},
  author={David P. Johns and Jennifer S. Johns},
  journal={International Review for the Sociology of Sport},
  year={2000},
  volume={35},
  pages={219 - 234}
}
The purpose of this article is to use a Foucauldian framework to explore the concept of disciplinary power and its relationship to sport. This article focuses on the dietary intake of athletes to show how this aspect of the discursive practice was shaped by the technology of power as a means of domination and the technology of the self as a means of transformation. Qualitative data collection for the research was conducted at several high-performance training centres located in urban areas… Expand
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