File spoon-archives/foucault.archive/foucault_2001/foucault.0111, message 25

Date: Thu, 15 Nov 2001 20:05:44 -0500
Subject: RE: genealogical

That's pretty much what I took from it. I'm curious, though, what exactly you mean by tactical knowledge?

>From Power/Knowledge on p. 83, am I correct in summarising:
>Foucault explains genealogical research as involving the development of 
>historical knowledge from the intersection of erudite knowledge with local 
>memories.  The objective of which is to develop tactical knowledge for 
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