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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Kant's critical method, he declares in his these, shows philosophy “the authentic
form of its self-realization.” In The Order of Things, he affirms that “Kantian critique
” still forms an essential part of “the immediate space of our reflection. We think ...
After Kant's critical revolution, Foucault comments, “the world appears as a city to
be built, rather than as a cosmos already given.” Kant's Anthropology stands in a
complex relationship to the larger edifice of his philosophy. On one level, as ...
An offshoot of Marxism, critical theory had first been formulated at the University
of Frankfurt in the late 1920s and early 1930s by Max Horkheimer, Theodor
Adorno, and Herbert Marcuse, all of whom were preoccupied with developing a
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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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