The first part of the summary will cover Foucault's notion of discipline.
The second part of our summary of Panopticism will connect discipline with the production of individuals.
He argues that since the early 19th century two different concepts of structuring power merged, thus creating a control device that he compares to the Panopticon, an architectural concept developed by Bentham in the late 18th century.
The image of the Panopticon underlines Foucaults notion of the individualization of the masses.
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The third part of the summary will connect discipline and Panopticism to what Foucault calls the "human sciences".
Finally, the last part of the summary will be a discussion of what Foucault calls "disciplinary society".