The Passion of Michel Foucault
Based on extensive new research and a bold interpretation of the man and his texts, The Passion of Michel Foucault is a startling look at one of this century's most influential philosophers. It chronicles every stage of Foucault's personal and professional odyssey, from his early interest in dreams to his final preoccupation with sexuality and the nature of personal identity.
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Most of the time , of course , it was the will of the sovereign that emerged
triumphant , since he could use the hangman ' s " art of unbearable sensations ”
to extract a confession . Still , in the course of this agonizing ordeal , chance
factors and ...
See also the text of the last lecture of Foucault ' s course at the Collège de France
in the winter of 1976 - offering an early public version of the last chapter of The
Will to Know — “ Faire vivre et laisser mourir : la naissance du racisme , " Les ...
Engels , by Mao Tse - tung - - and also by a number of French Maoists , above all
André Glucksmann , whose first book was a neo - Marxist analysis of Clausewitz .
7 . " Course of January 7 , 1976 , ” in PKN , p . 92 . " Course of January 14 ...
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Foucault would hate this book, but the freak-reader will appreciate that the guy was a total freak (in both the best and worst ways). He sounds utterly histrionic and unbearable (repeated youthful ... Read full review
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Being a neophyte Foucault researcher, a Professor at my university recommended this book as a good frame for viewing the rest of his work. Context is always valuable, but I am starting to feel that ... Read full review
THE DEATH OF THE AUTHOR
WAITING FOR GODOT
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