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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These were all important experiences : The life of his body was important to the
life of his mind . ” 55 It would be several years before Foucault himself would talk
openly about S / M . His reticence is scarcely surprising . Along with incest and ...
43 Years later , Deleuze would make three points about the rupture in what had
been one of the most important intellectual associations in his lifeand , certainly ,
one of the most important in Foucault ' s life , as well . “ First of all , ” Deleuze ...
There is , in addition , important circumstantial evidence that Wade ' s manuscript
is accurate : for in the days that he spent with Foucault , he peppered him with
personal questions , which the philosopher answered ; and all of these answers ...
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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
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WAITING FOR GODOT
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