Foucault and Philosophy / Edition 1

Foucault and Philosophy / Edition 1

by Timothy O'Leary
     
 

ISBN-10: 1405189606

ISBN-13: 9781405189606

Pub. Date: 04/12/2010

Publisher: Wiley

Foucault and Philosophy presents a collection of essays from leading international philosophers and Foucault scholars that explore Foucault’s work as a philosopher in relation to philosophers who were important to him and in the context of important themes and problems in contemporary philosophy

  • Represents the only volume to explore in detail

Overview

Foucault and Philosophy presents a collection of essays from leading international philosophers and Foucault scholars that explore Foucault’s work as a philosopher in relation to philosophers who were important to him and in the context of important themes and problems in contemporary philosophy

  • Represents the only volume to explore in detail Foucault’s relation with key figures and movements in the history of philosophy
  • Explores Foucault's influence upon contemporary and future directions in philosophy
  • Brings together a group of outstanding scholars in the field and allows them to explore their topic at a high level of sophistication

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405189606
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
04/12/2010
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

List of Contributors.

Acknowledgments.

Introduction: Foucault's Philosophy (Christopher Falzon & Timothy O'Leary).

1 Foucault, Hegel, and Philosophy (Gary Gutting).

2 "I am Simply a Nietzschean" (Hans Sluga).

3 Foucault, Heidegger, and the History of Truth (Timothy Rayner).

4 The Entanglement of Power and Validity: Foucault and Critical Theory (Amy Allen).

5 Foucault, Davidson, and Interpretation (C. G. Prado).

6 The "Death of Man": Foucault and Anti-Humanism (Béatrice Han-Pile).

7 Foucault's Theory of Knowledge (Barry Allen).

8 Rethinking Experience with Foucault (Timothy O'Leary).

9 Foucault, Queer Theory, and the Discourse of Desire (Jana Sawicki).

10 Foucault and Normative Political Philosophy (Paul Patton).

11 Foucault, Philosopher of Dialogue (Christopher Falzon).

Index.

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