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The Order of Things: An Archaeology of Human Sciences

Michel Foucault - Philosophy - 2012 - 387 pages
In the work that established him as the most important French thinker since Sartre, Michel Foucault offers startling evidence that "man"—man as a subject of scientific ...
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The History of Sexuality: The care of the self

Michel Foucault - Psychology - 1986 - 288 pages
Michel Foucault's 'The History of Sexuality' pioneered queer theory. In it he builds an argument grounded in a historical analysis of the word "sexuality" against the common ...
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The Government of Self and Others: Lectures at the College de France, 1982-1983

Michel Foucault - Philosophy - 2011 - 432 pages
This lecture, given by Michel Foucault at the Collège de France, launches an inquiry into the notion of parresia and continues his rereading of ancient philosophy. Through the ...
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The Foucault Effect: Studies in Governmentality

Michel Foucault, Graham Burchell, Colin Gordon, Peter Miller - Philosophy - 1991 - 307 pages
Based on Michel Foucault's 1978 and 1979 lectures at the Collège de France on governmental rationalities and his 1977 interview regarding his work on imprisonment, this volume ...
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The Use of Pleasure

Michel Foucault - Philosophy - 1990 - 293 pages
In this sequel to The History of Sexuality, Volume I: An Introduction, the brilliantly original French thinker who died in 1984 gives an analysis of how the ancient Greeks ...
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I, Pierre Rivi_re, Having Slaughtered My Mother, My Sister, and My Brother ...

Michel Foucault - Literary Criticism - 1975 - 288 pages
To free his father and himself from his mother's tyranny, Pierre Rivière decided to kill her. On June 3,1835, he went inside his small Normandy house with a pruning hook and ...
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This is Not a Pipe

Michel Foucault - Architecture - 1983 - 66 pages
What does it mean to write "This is not a pipe" across a bluntly literal painting of a pipe? René Magritte's famous canvas provides the starting point for a delightful homage ...
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Maladie Mentale Et Psychologie

Michel Foucault - Philosophy - 1987 - 90 pages
Analyzes the specifics of mental illness and the forms attributed to it by psychology and determines the social conditions that define the status of mental illness
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Abnormal: Lectures at the Collège de France 1974-1975

Michel Foucault - Abnormalities, Human - 2003 - 374 pages
Michel Foucault remains one of the towering intellectual figures of the last half century. Michel Foucault's works on sexuality, madness, the prison and medicine are classics ...
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Language, Counter-memory, Practice: Selected Essays and Interviews

Michel Foucault, Donald F. Bouchard - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1980 - 240 pages
Because of their range, brilliance, and singularity, the ideas of the philosopher-critic-historian Michel Foucault have gained extraordinary currency throughout the Western ...
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