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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But that summer, familiar ideas suddenly looked and felt new, and reading
Nietzsche this time produced, Foucault recalled ... Foucault summarized his
projected lifework in terms that suggest the profundity of Nietzsche's impact on
him in these ...
series of somatic problems—stomach ailments, acute myopia, nervous disorders
—Nietzsche felt increasingly isolated, ... The essays in the Untimely Meditations
all express in various ways Nietzsche's effort to find his own purpose, his own ...
James Miller, Jim Miller. It was a key that Foucault grasped. “The Demon is not
the Other,” he once declared in terms that characteristically combine the gist of
Nietzsche's thinking with the hermetic abstractness of Heidegger's style of writing.
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Revelatory, well-written account of the controversial life and writings of French historian and philosopher Foucault. Miller (``Democracy is in the Streets'', 1987, etc.) makes it clear from the start ... Read full review
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Foucault has been acclaimed as one of France's most influential and certainly controversial 20th-century philosophers. Miller has thoroughly researched and presented Foucault's intellectual journey ... Read full review
THE DEATH OF THE AUTHOR
WAITING FOR GODOT
THE HEART LAID BARE
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