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On Foucault

a critical introduction

by Alison Leigh Brown

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Published by Wadsworth in Belmont, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Foucault, Michel.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementAlison Leigh Brown.
    SeriesWadsworth philosophers series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB2430.F724 B76 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination90 p. ;
    Number of Pages90
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6891582M
    ISBN 100534576141
    LC Control Number00551820

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    Foucault’s investigations of prisons, schools, barracks, hospitals, factories, cities, lodgings, families, and other organized forms of social life are each a segment of one of the most astonishing intellectual enterprises of all time — and, as this book proves, one which possesses profound implications for understanding the social control. Michel Foucault (–) is the most cited researcher across all fields. He was a French philosopher who called his project a Critical History of , has been providing free access to a large selection of Foucault’s texts, including the full transcript of the then unpublished seminar Discourse and Truth.

    Michel Foucault: Beyond Structuralism and Hermeneutics, by Dreyfus and Rabinow is great, but probably too much and too difficult for an introduction. It does, however, carry as an afterword an essay by Foucault called The Subject and Power, which is quite clear and very helpful in understanding what Foucault means by power. Foucault, Michel. The archaeology of knowledge. (World of man) Translation of archeologie du savoir. Includes the author's The Discourse on Language, translation of ordre du discours I. Learning and scholarship. I. Foucault, Michel. ordre du discours. English. II. Title. AZIOI.F ISBN " (pbk.).


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On Foucault by Alison Leigh Brown Download PDF EPUB FB2

Your next choice is Bodies and Pleasures: Foucault and the Politics of Sexual Normalization () by Ladelle McWhorter. In contrast to Oksala and May, McWhorter focuses on Foucault’s studies of sexuality.

She’s an informed and lucid guide to the topic, but her book is most distinctive for the way she combines discussions of Foucault with her own experiences as a gay woman. A summing up of Foucault's own methadological assumptions, this book is also a first step toward a genealogy of the way we live now.

Challenging, at times infuriating, it is an absolutey indispensable guide to one of hte most innovative thinkers of our time. Michel Foucault Biography - Michel Foucault (Octo J ) was a French philosopher who held a chair at the College de France, which he gave the title The History of Systems of Thought.

His writings have had an enormous impact on other scholarly work: Foucault's influence extends across the humanities and social sciences, and across many applied and. With Michel Foucault, Reaktion Books introduces an exciting new series that brings the work of major intellectual figures to general readers, illuminating their groundbreaking ideas through concise biographies and cogent readings.

There is no better thinker than Foucault with which to begin the "Critical Lives" series. Though reticent about his personal life for most of his career, Foucault 4/5(1).

Power is volume 3 of the Essential Works of Foucault It includes Foucault's essays, lectures, and position papers, as well as interviews, from the years – The aim of the Essential Works series is to compile the works that do not appear in Foucault's books, in particular those that seem "central to the evolution of [his] thought" ()/5.

Michel Foucault: free download. Ebooks library. On-line books store on Z-Library | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. The History of Sexuality is a On Foucault book series of books written between and by French philosopher and historian Michel first volume of the book is titled An Introduction while the second volume is titled The Use of Pleasure, and the third volume is titled The Care of the Self.

Michel Foucault was an almost archetypal French intellectual, a philosopher but also, as Stuart Elden relates, a political activist, academic and teacher as well. This book documents Foucault’s activities and writings from tousing research the author did in preparation for his earlier book, Foucault’s Last by: 7.

The following books on Foucault most closely meet the above criteria. Links to the sources used to create this list are at the end of the post.

Following these links will help you quickly find a broader range of options if the listed books do not fit what you are looking for. Here are the best books on or by Michel Foucault in no particular order.

Foucault: free download. Ebooks library. On-line books store on Z-Library | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. Looking for books by Michel Foucault. See all books authored by Michel Foucault, including Surveiller et punir: naissance de la prison, and Madness and Civilization: A History of Insanity in the Age of Reason, and more on Madness and Civilization: A History of Insanity in the Age of Reason by Michel Foucault, Richard Howard Book Review The understanding of ‘’madness’’ in European society has changed a lot from ancient Greece to the Enlightenment and eventually to the s when Foucault.

"Clare O'Farrell is to be congratulated on producing a truly magnificent book on the work of Michel Foucault. There are details, insights and observations that will engage the specialist and there is an extensive documentation of Foucault's output.

If there is a more comprehensive book on Foucault's work I have yet to see it. I anticipate those teaching and taking courses on Foucault's work. Foucault's image of the panopticon well captures modern privacy concerns in the electronic age. Finally, we leave you with a Schoolhouse Rock-style presentation of Foucault's book The History of Sexuality, Volume 1 and some vintage video of Foucault's debate with Noam Chomsky.

This book explores the theoretical contribution of Michel Foucault to the fields of criminology, law, justice and penology. It surveys both the ways in which the work of Foucault has been applied in criminology, but also how his work can be used to understand and explain contemporary issues and policies.

Moreover, this book seeks to dispel some of the common misconceptions about the relevance. Whereas Lacan considers discourse from the point of view of psychoanalysis and, thus, the inter-subjective setting, Foucault considers discourse from the structural point of view of institutions and power.

See J Lacan The Seminar of Jacques Lacan Book XVII: The Other Side of Psychoanalysis () (trans. R Grigg). Two interesting reviews of my books in Thesis Eleven. Mitchell Dean reviews Foucault's Last Decade and Ben Golder's Foucault and the Politics of Rights; and Peter Beilharz reviews Foucault: The Birth of Power.

Both reviews require subscription, unfortunately. Dean is generous in his praise, but also points out some things the book does not do. Paul-Michel Foucault 15 October – 25 June ), generally known as Michel Foucault, was a French philosopher, historian of ideas, social theorist and literary critic.

Foucault's theories primarily address the relationship between power and knowledge, and how they are used as a form of social control through societal institutions. Though often cited as a post-structuralist and.

Over the several years I have been working on a multi-volume study of Foucault's work for Polity Press. Two volumes have been published so far - Foucault's Last Decade in April and Foucault: The Birth of Power in January I am now working on books on the s - The Early Foucault - and the s - The Archaeology of Foucault - more information here.

This bibliography lists all known publications of Michel Foucault in a CHRONOLOGICAL order, which is as strict as possible. All items are listed according to their first known date of coming into being or first known date of publication.

1 day ago  Foucault, Marxism, and history mode of production versus mode of information This edition published in by Polity Press, B. Blackwell in Cambridge, UK.MICHEL FOUCAULT's understanding of power changes between his early work on institutions (Madness and Civilization, The Birth of the Clinic, Discipline and Punish) and his later work on sexuality and the early work, Foucault sometimes gives a sense that power somehow inheres in institutions themselves rather than in the individuals that make those institutions function.Michel Foucault (–) Hugely influential, Michel Foucault’s work has not only impacted a diverse range of disciplines—from history and sociology to fine arts, feminism, and gay and lesbian studies—but has also profoundly shaped Western culture at a street level.