Unformatted text preview: , which includes changing the sentence structure. 2. After completing the paraphrases, write a short (200-word) paragraph where you explain how your word choices helped reveal what you take to be Foucault’s meaning in this passage, as well as what this process taught you about Foucault’s larger point in writing “Panopticism.” 3. Don’t forget that paraphrases need citations, too! Use the following passage for the exercise: Foucault writes, “But the Panopticon must not be understood as a dream building: it is the diagram of a mechanism of power reduced to its ideal form; its functioning, abstracted from any obstacle, resistance, or friction, must be represented as a pure architectural and optical system: it is in fact a figure of political technology that may and must be detached from any specific use” (206)....
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This note was uploaded on 04/30/2008 for the course ENG-W 131 taught by Professor Neal during the Spring '08 term at Indiana.
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