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Foucault, his thought, his character

Author: Paul Veyne; Janet Lloyd
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; Malden, MA : Polity, ©2010.
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Michel Foucault and Paul Veyne: the philosopher and the historian. Two major figures in the world of ideas, resisting all attempts at categorization. Two timeless thinkers who have long walked and  Read more...

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Named Person: Michel Foucault; Michel Foucault
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Veyne; Janet Lloyd
ISBN: 9780745646411 0745646417 9780745646428 0745646425
OCLC Number: 749971014
Language Note: Originally published in French with title: Foucault, sa pensée, sa personne. Paris : Editions Albin Michel, 2008.
Description: vi, 194 p. 22 cm.
Contents: In universal history, everything is singular : 'discourse' --
There is no "a priori' that is not historical --
Foucault's scepticism --
Archaeology --
Universalism, universals, epigenesis : The beginnings of Christianity --
Notwithstanding Heidegger, man is an intelligent animal --
The physical and human sciences : Foucault's programme --
A sociological history of truths : knowledge, power the set-up --
Was Foucault a corrupter of the young? was he the despair of the workers' movement? --
Foucault and politics --
Portrait of a Samurai.
Other Titles: Foucault, sa pensée, sa personne.
Responsibility: Paul Veyne ; translated by Janet Lloyd.
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