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Understanding Foucault

Geoff Danaher

Understanding Foucault

by Geoff Danaher

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Published by Allen & Unwin in St. Leonards, NSW, Australia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • French Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-168) and index.

    StatementGeoff Danaher, Tony Schirato and Jen Webb
    ContributionsWebb, Jen, Schirato, Tony
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB2430.F724 D36 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 172 p. ;
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25535261M
    ISBN 101864489677
    ISBN 109781864489675
    OCLC/WorldCa44896217

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    Understanding Foucault, Understanding Modernism shows, on the one hand, that literature and the arts play a fundamental structural role in Foucault\'s works, while, on the other hand, it shifts to the foreground what it presumes to be motivating Foucault: the interrogation of the problem of modernism. Madness and Civilization: A History of Insanity in the Age of Reason by Michel Foucault, Richard Howard Book Review The understanding of ‘’madness’’ in European society has changed a lot from ancient Greece to the Enlightenment and eventually to the s when Foucault .

    Foucault adds that our existing conceptions and practices are more modifiable than we think. These two ideas converge under the notion of the government being conduct of the conduct, with the dynamic relationship between the governing and the governed. Foucault suggested that the government work with the governed, on resolving common problems. What are the absolutely must read Michel Foucault books? Pretty much all of them to Foucauldians. Real response: Society Must be Defended and History of Sexuality Vol. 1 for feminism. The former is a must, IMO, and very easy to understand (series of lectures), and the latter is probably his most referenced text. I don't understanding the.


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