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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The fact that Stalin's atrocities had occurred in the name of a revolutionary ideal
called into question the ideal itself—and not simply Stalin's understanding of it. “
What is the ... What henceforth is to be done to make the Revolution, or to avert it
87 * The generosity—and folly—of Foucault's response to the Iranian revolution
brings to mind one of Immanuel Kant's most famous remarks about the French
Revolution. “The revolution of a gifted people,” Kant had written in a work
Richard Cottam, “Inside Revolutionary Iran," in R.K. Ramazani, ed., Iran's
Revolution (Bloomington, Indiana, 1990), p. 3. ... revolution,. lam. indebted. to.
Edward. Mortimer. Faith. and Power: The Politics of Islam (New York, 1982), pp.
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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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