Tuesday, July 29, 2008
Radford, Gary P., and Marie L. Radford. "Structuralism, Post-Structuralism and the Library: Saussure and Foucault." JDOC 61.1 (2004).
This paper seeks to provide a gateway to new avenues of inquiry and to provide fresh insights for investigating and conceptualizing the field of library and information science (LIS). It describes the principles of structuralism and post-structuralism, illustrating these descriptions with literary examples to clarify these models, and discusses their relevance to LIS. . . . Download the whole document here: http://www.theprofessors.net/Structuralism.pdf.