Disadvantage and Power in the Post-Welfare State
Departments of Social Policy, University of Tampere, Jyvaskyla and Helsinki, Finland, November 1991.
The construction of the psychological
Department of Science Dynamics, University of Amsterdam, June 1991.
Governing Social Life in the twentieth century
European University Institute, Florence, June 1991.
Power and subjectivity: critical history and psychology
International Symposium of Socio-historical aspects of psychological discourse, Heidelberg, January 1991.
Engineering the human soul: analyzing psychological expertise
9th International Conference of Cheiron-Europe, Weimar, September 1990.
Programming the poor: poverty, calculation and expertise (with Peter Miller)
International Expert Meeting on Deprivation, Social Welfare and Expertise, Helsinki, August 1990.
Governing the soul
Seminar at the Centre for the Study of Cultural Values, University of Lancaster, 1990.
Rethinking the State
Seminar at Centre for Criminology and the Social and Philosophical Study of Law, University of Edinburgh, 1990.
Governing the enterprising self
Conference on the Values of the Enterprise Culture, University of Lancaster, 1989.
Social psychology as a science of democracy
Cheiron-Europe International Conference on the History of the Human Sciences, Gothenburg, Sweden, 1989.