Foucauldian term involving the metaphor of a family tree to indicate an interest in the historical and social roots of ideas, systems of knowledge or discourses. Foucault suggested in a further metaphor that an archaeological approach towards the elucidation of these be adopted.
An account of one's ancestry drawn from years of meticulous research and hours of online theft. The second part is a collection of my favorite Top Ten lists, five of which have never been printed at The Genealogue (and never will be): Top Ten Signs You're Addicted to Genealogy 9. The Mormons take out a restraining order against you.
most commonly in everfyday use it refers to the historical relationship among individuals. But in evolutionary biology it more broadly refers to the lineage of descent or the historical relationship among populations or groups of organisms. This latter relationship is better referred to as phylogeny but phylogeny and genealogy are also used synonymously.
Genealogy is the study and tracing of family pedigrees. This involves the collection of the names of relatives, both living and deceased, and establishing the relationships among them based on primary, secondary and/or circumstantial evidence or documentation, thus building up a cohesive family tree. Genealogy (often misspelled "geneology" The word is very commonly misspelled "geneology", which is useful to know for Internet searches.
Michel Foucault's concept of genealogy is the history of the position of the subject which traces the development of people and society through history. His genealogy of the subject accounts for the constitution of knowledges, discourses, domains of objects etc., without having to make reference to a subject which is either transcendental in relation to the field of events or runs in its empty sameness throughout the course of history.
A Java app for the entry, storage, and networking of genealogical information. Unlike most other genealogical database programs, Genealogy uses the rich GENTECH model rather than a custom one or GEDCOM, and can network remote genealogical databases.
Genealogy refers your sponsored organization in levels of your home business program. This includes those whom you have personally sponsored and those who are sponsored by your referrals on several levels deep.