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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Of course , like any good normalien he had in fact read Nietzsche years before . But that summer , familiar ideas suddenly looked and felt new , and reading ...
And such , it seems , was Nietzsche's impact on Foucault . At first glance , however , it is hard to see how either Nietzsche or Foucault could consistently ...
As Foucault once summed up the gist of Nietzsche's theory , the renunciation of natural impulses testified not to “ a great moral conversion ” —but rather ...
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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
THE HEART LAID BARE
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