panoptic power regimes, carefully explored in the work of Michel Foucault, exercise normalizing judgment by punishing deviations from the required standards.
panoptic vision imagined by Bentham (1843 ).
panoptic society of universal scrutiny of citizens.
panoptic structure because its modus operandi is ' disciplinary ' .
panoptic power is not limited to one realm: power is exercised always and everywhere.