ERIC Number: EJ663190
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Trapped in Our Own Discursive Formations: Toward an Archaeology of Library and Information Science.
Radford, Gary P.
Library Quarterly, v73 n1 p1-18 Jan 2003
Introduces Michel Foucault's "Archaeology of Knowledge" as a way of addressing Wayne Wiegand's charges of problems in the discipline of library and information science. Highlights include a discussion of discursive formations, or the ways in which a collection of texts are organized with respect to each other; and history as a discursive formation. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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