Chris Weedon's research while affiliated with Devry College of New York, USA and other places

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... However, in his power and knowledge (1980), he increasingly emphasized the role of power in knowledge, and discourse was therefore given the meaning of "tool of power and confrontation". Weedon (1987) also concluded that "discourses are more than ways of thinking and producing meaning". They seek to dominate the mind and emotional life of the subjects. ...