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    Ethico-Political Engagement and the Self-Constituting Subject in Foucault.Lenka Ucnik - 2018 - Ethics and Bioethics (in Central Europe) 8 (1-2):63-79.
    Foucault is critical of the tendency to reduce all social and political problems according to predetermined ends and verifiable procedures. For Foucault, philosophical activity is a condition of possibility for the articulation of the question of the self. Inspired by his work on the desiring subject, Foucault begins to explore the ethical and political implications of self-care for modern day concerns. He presents an account of self-care that centres on developing an attitude that questions the personal relationship to truth, and (...)
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    Hannah Arendt's Action and Contemplation: Two Sides of the Same Coin.Lenka Ucnik - forthcoming - Journal of Social Philosophy.
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    Ethics, Politics and the Transformative Possibilities of the Self in Hannah Arendt and Michel Foucault.Lenka Ucnik - 2018 - Philosophy and Social Criticism 44 (2):200-225.
    A wave of interest in Hannah Arendt and Michel Foucault as bio-political thinkers was initiated by publication of Giorgio Agamben’s Homo Sacer. The intellectual connection of these two figures is, however, broader than their bio-political considerations. Arendt and Foucault both offer detailed accounts of an ethico-political self. Both Arendt’s and Foucault’s later work explores the meaning of living ethically and politically. By examining the relationship between self, ethics and politics, I suggest there are two general points of convergence in Arendt (...)
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