Dr. Ken C. Kawashima Visits Center for Studies of Mao Zedong Thought of XTU
Dr. Ken C. Kawashima, member of Department of East Asian Studies of University of Toronto, Canada visited Center for Studies of Mao Zedong Thought of Xiangtan University from May 22 to 25. During his stay, he gave a lecture titled “Contemporary Meaning of Marx Critique of Political Economy from the Perspective of Foucaults Philosophy”. Dr. Ken C. Kawashima talked about Marxism labor commercialization theory and Foucaults power theory, and tried find their joint as for transferring surplus labour, thus to provide a theoretical framework for solving practical problems. After the lecture, he exchanged views with teachers and students of our university in terms of how to integrate Marxism labor commercialization theory and Foucault’s power theory, how to combat economic crisis and the work disciplines related to the tragedy happened in Foxconn.
Center for Studies of Mao Zedong Thought
May 25, 2010