Department of Management, Politics and Philosophy

Professor with special responsibilities

Room: POR/18.B-2.144A
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E-mail: kv.mpp@cbs.dk
Primary research areas
  • Michel Foucault
  • State/Civil Society
  • Critical Organization Studies
  • Welfare State
  • Health Promotion
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  • Projektsamfundet, HA(Pro), Erhvervsøkonomi og Projektledelse
  • The Use of Concepts, PhD course (tilbagevendende)
  • Human Kapital,  HA(fil.), Erhvervsøkonomi og Filosofi
Selected publications
  • Villadsen, K. (2019) ‘The Dispositive’: Foucault’s Concept for Organizational Analysis? Organization Studies (early online).
  • Steensen, K. Q. & Villadsen, K. (2019) From Social Gospel to CSR: Was Corporate Social Responsibility Ever Radical? Organization (early online).
  • Villadsen, K. (2018) Jane Addams’ Social Vision: Revisiting the Gospel of Individualism and Solidarity. The American Sociologist, 49(2).
  • Villadsen, K. (2017) Constantly Online and the Fantasy of ‘Work–life Balance’: Reinterpreting Work-connectivity as Cynical Practice and Fetishism. Culture and Organization, 23(5).
  • Dean, M. & Villadsen, K. (2016) State Phobia and Civil Society: The Political Legacy of Michel Foucault. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
  • Villadsen, K. (2016) Michel Foucault and the Forces of Civil Society. Theory, Culture and Society, 33(3).
  • Villadsen, K. & Wahlberg, A. (2015) The Government of Life: Managing populations, health, and scarcity. Economy and Society, 44(1).



Publications sorted by:
Tony Joakim Sandset; Kaspar Villadsen; Kristin Heggen; Eivind Engebretsen / Discipline for Pleasure : A New Governmentality for HIV Prevention .
In: BioSocieties, 30.9.2021
Journal article > peer review
Kaspar Villadsen / Dispositivanalyse : Mellem Foucault og Deleuze.
In: Eklektiske analysestrategier. ed. /Emil Husted; Justine Grønbæk Pors . Frederiksberg : Samfundslitteratur 2021, p. 113-138
Book chapter > peer review
Kaspar Villadsen / State Lockdown : The Concept of "Risky Immigrants" in Danish Policy Discourse.
In: Contemporary Christian-cultural Values: Migration Encounters in the Nordic Region. . ed. /Cecilia Nahnfeldt; Kaia S. Rønsdal. Abingdon : Routledge 2021, p. 110-135 (Religion, Resistance, Hospitalities)
Book chapter > peer review
Kristian Bondo Hansen; Marius Gudmand-Høyer; Kaspar Villadsen / The Portfolio Management of the Self : A Critical Reflection on Uncertainty-Adjusted Human Capital Investment Practices in Modern Work-life.
Paper presented at 13th Annual Critical Finance Studies Conference, 2021
Kaspar Villadsen / What Is the New Governmentality of the COVID-19 Pandemic? : A Reply to Bigo et al.
In: Global Discourse: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Current Affairs and Applied Contemporary Thought, Vol. 11, No. 3, 5.2021, p. 491-496
Comment/debate > peer review
Kaspar Villadsen / ‘The Dispositive’: Foucault’s Concept for Organizational Analysis?
In: Organization Studies, Vol. 42, No. 3, 3.2021, p. 473-494
Journal article > peer review
Mads Peter Karlsen; Kaspar Villadsen / Confession
In: The Routledge Handbook of Economic Theology. ed. /Stefan Schwarzkopf. Abingdon : Routledge 2020, p. 36-46 (Routledge International Handbooks)
Book chapter > peer review
Kristian Quistgaard Steensen; Kaspar Villadsen / From Social Gospel to CSR : Was Corporate Social Responsibility Ever Radical?.
In: Organization, Vol. 27, No. 6, 11.2020, p. 924-942
Journal article > peer review
Kaspar Villadsen / I Assure You, We Have the Strictest Alien Act Possible! : The Emergence of the Concept of Risky Immigrants in Denmark.
In: Qui Parle, Vol. 29, No. 1, 2020, p. 145-179
Journal article > peer review
Kaspar Villadsen / Michel Foucault
In: Klassisk og moderne samfundsteori I. ed. /Heine Andersen; Lars Bo Kaspersen. København : Hans Reitzels Forlag 2020, p. 433-462
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