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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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Critique and Power: Recasting the Foucault/Habermas Debate

Michael Kelly, Michel Foucault, Jürgen Habermas - Philosophy - 1994 - 413 pages
The book juxtaposes key texts from Foucault and Habermas; it then adds a set ofreactions and commentaries by theorists who have taken up the two alternative approaches to ...
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The Accompaniment: Assembling the Contemporary

Paul Rabinow - Social Science - 2011 - 248 pages
In this culmination of his search for anthropological concepts and practices appropriate to the twenty-first century, Paul Rabinow contends that to make sense of the ...
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Madness and Civilization: A History of Insanity in the Age of Reason

Michel Foucault - Civilization - 2001 - 282 pages
This text is a classic of French post-structuralist scholarship and is widely recommended on humanities courses across a variety of disciplines. Foucault's analysis of ...
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Designing Human Practices: An Experiment with Synthetic Biology

Paul Rabinow, Gaymon Bennett - Science - 2012 - 203 pages
In 2006 anthropologists Paul Rabinow and Gaymon Bennett set out to rethink the role that human sciences play in biological research, creating the Human Practices division of ...
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Remarks on Marx: conversations with Duccio Trombadori

Paul Virilio, Michel Foucault - History - 1991 - 187 pages
With this book Paul Virilio inaugurated the new science whose object of study is the "dromocratic" revolution.
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Essays on the Anthropology of Reason

Paul Rabinow - Social Science - 1996 - 190 pages
Anthropologist Paul Rabinow focuses on the core of Western rationality, in particular the practices of molecular biology as they apply to our understanding of human nature. In ...
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Abnormal: Lectures at the Collège de France, 1974-1975

Michel Foucault - Philosophy - 2004 - 374 pages
A second collection of lectures by the influential philosopher addresses the role of psychiatry in the modern criminal justice system, the theme of societal defense against ...
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