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Lectures on the Will to Know

Lectures on the Will to Know

by M. Foucault
     
 

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In the first of his annual series of lectures at the Collège de France, Foucault develops a vigorous Nietzschean history of the will to know through an analysis of changing procedures of truth, legal forms, and class struggles in ancient Greece.

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In the first of his annual series of lectures at the Collège de France, Foucault develops a vigorous Nietzschean history of the will to know through an analysis of changing procedures of truth, legal forms, and class struggles in ancient Greece.

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"Foucault is quite central to our sense of where we are." - The Nation

"Ideas spark off nearly every page . . . The words may have been spoken in [the 1970s], but they seem as alive and relevant as if they had been written yesterday." - Bookforum

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403986566
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date:
06/04/2013
Series:
Michel Foucault: Lectures at the College de France Series
Edition description:
2013
Pages:
293
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.10(d)

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"Foucault is quite central to our sense of where we are." The Nation

"Ideas spark off nearly every page . . . The words may have been spoken in [the 1970s], but they seem as alive and relevant as if they had been written yesterday." —Bookforum

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Author Michel Foucault: Michel Foucault, acknowledged as the pre-eminent philosopher of France in the 1970s and 1980s, continues to have enormous impact throughout the world in many disciplines.

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