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The history of sexuality. Volume 1, An introduction

Author: Michel Foucault; Robert Hurley
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, a division of Random House, Inc., 1990. ©1978
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Vintage Books editionView all editions and formats
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"Michel Foucult offers an iconoclastic exploration of why we feel compelled to continually analyze and discuss sex, and of the social and mental mechanisms of power that cause us to direct the questions of what we are to what our sexuality is."--
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Foucault, Michel, 1926-1984.
History of sexuality.
New York : Vintage Books, <1988-1990>
(DLC) 79007460
(OCoLC)5102034
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michel Foucault; Robert Hurley
ISBN: 9780307819284 0307819280
OCLC Number: 827006668
Language Note: In English; translated from French.
Notes: Originally published: New York : Random House, 1978.
Translation of: La volonté de savoir (Paris : Gallimard, 1976); 1st v. of Michel Foucault's Histoire de la sexualité.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Part One. We "other Victorians" --
Part Two. The repressive hypothesis. The incitement to discourse --
The perverse implantation --
Part Three. Scientia sexualis --
Part Four. The deployment of sexuality. Objective --
Method --
Domain --
Periodization --
Part Five. Right of death and power over life.
Other Titles: Histoire de la sexualité.
Responsibility: by Michel Foucault ; translated from the French by Robert Hurley.

Abstract:

"Michel Foucult offers an iconoclastic exploration of why we feel compelled to continually analyze and discuss sex, and of the social and mental mechanisms of power that cause us to direct the questions of what we are to what our sexuality is."--

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