SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

 
 número44"A lot of them are good buggers": the African "foreigner" as South Africa's discursive Other índice de autoresíndice de assuntospesquisa de artigos
Home Pagelista alfabética de periódicos  

Serviços Personalizados

Artigo

Indicadores

Links relacionados

  • Em processo de indexaçãoCitado por Google
  • Em processo de indexaçãoSimilares em Google

Compartilhar


Psychology in Society

versão On-line ISSN 2309-8708
versão impressa ISSN 1015-6046

Resumo

BUSCH-JENSEN, Peter. Grappling with the structural from a situated perspective. Psychol. Soc. [online]. 2013, n.44, pp.01-20. ISSN 2309-8708.

The aims of this article are threefold. Firstly, the article is an attempt to contribute to discussions about what a Marxist psychology might look like, from an impression of Marx and Marxism generally having much too little to say about people's everyday lives and the situated and practical aspects of people's mental life. Secondly, the article links this discussion to the relationship between method and critical thinking and the importance of a critical position that does not voice critique from some potentially totalizing platform, nor from some detached position of "nowhere". The former is a risk in much Marxist theorizing. The latter is a risk in much post-structuralist critique, as discussed in relation to the work of Michel Foucault. Finally, taking a point of departure in an empirical example and ideas from German-Danish critical psychology, the text's overall ambition is to outline and discuss how a subject-scientific psychology can include and develop its attention to the organizational, structural and political dimensions of people's everyday lives.

Palavras-chave : Marxism; Foucault; critical psychology; critique; subject-scientific standpoint; situated practice-research; power.

        · texto em Inglês     · Inglês ( pdf )

 

Creative Commons License Todo o conteúdo deste periódico, exceto onde está identificado, está licenciado sob uma Licença Creative Commons