Giovanna Procacci – Exploring security

Event Date: 3 and 4 June 2011
Clore Lecture Theatre
Clore Management Centre
Birkbeck College
Malet Street, Bloomsbury
London WC1E 7HX

The Birkbeck Centre for Law and the Humanities presents:


A Conference at Birkbeck College, University of London Reflecting on 20 years of
The Foucault Effect: Studies in Governmentality

Giovanna ProcacciExploring security

Giovanna Procacci

Giovanna Procacci is Professor of Sociology at Milan University and past President of the European Sociology Association.

Selected publications

Gouverner la Misère. La question sociale en France 1789-1848. Paris: Editions du Seuil, 1993.

La scoperta della società. Alle origini della sociologia, with Arpad Szakolczai. Roma: Carocci Editore, 2003.

De la responsabilité solidaire. Mutations dans les politiques sociales d’aujourd’hui. (co-editor, co-author). Paris: Syllepse, 2003.

Conflicts, Citizenship and Civil Society. .(co-editor, co-author). London: Routledge, 2010.

“Governmentality and Citizenship”, in Blackwell Companion to Political Sociology, eds. A.Scott & K.Nash. Oxford: Blackwell, 2000, pp.340-351; republished in paperback, 2003.

“Governing Poverty: Sources of the Social Question in Nineteenth-Century France”, in Foucault andthe Writing of History, a cura di J.Goldstein. Oxford: Blackwell, 1994, pp.206-219.

“Social economy and the government of poverty”, .in The Foucault Effect. Studies in Governmentality (1991)

“Sociology and Its Poor” Politics & Society June 1989 17: 163-187

“The Thin Man: On Life and Love in Liberalism” (with Wolfgang Fach), 1987. Telos 76 (1988), pp.33-50






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