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Archaeology of knowledge

Author: Michel Foucault
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2002.
Series: Routledge classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
The purpose of The Archaeology of Knowledge is to suggest how rhetoric can be studied and understood in its relationship with power and knowledge.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michel Foucault
ISBN: 0415287529 9780415287524 0415287537 9780415287531
OCLC Number: 50022902
Notes: English ed. originally published: London : Tavistock Publications, 1972.
Translated from the French.
Translation of: Archéologie du savoir.
Description: vi, 239 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
The discursive regularities --
The statement and the archive --
Archaeological description.
Series Title: Routledge classics.
Other Titles: Archéologie du savoir.
Responsibility: Michel Foucault ; translated by A.M. Sheridan Smith.
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