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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See also Gallo, "La prison selon Michel Foucault," L'Express, 123 (24 February-2
March 1975), pp. 31-32. Interestingly enough, Foucault's closest ally in the GIP,
Daniel Delert, though scarcely "paralyzed," had his own reservations about ...
Anonymous interview, 22 March 1990. 33. For Foucault's crucial friendship with
Guibert, see chapter eleven. 34. See Badinter's remarks in a roundtable
discussion on the death penalty, "L'angoisse de juger," Le Nouvel Observateur,
655 (30 ...
The "tradition" of Cynicism is an explicit topic of the College de France lectui :
given on 29 February 1984; and Foucault added some names to his idiosyncratic
genealog i at the outset of the following session, on 7 March 1984 (in this context,
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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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