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The Archaeology of Knowledge & The Discourse on Language

The Archaeology of Knowledge & The Discourse on Language

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by Michel Foucault, Yourdon
     
 

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Madness, sexuality, power, knowledge-are these facts of life or simply parts of speech? In a series of works of astonishing brilliance, historian Michel Foucault excavated the hidden assumptions that govern the way we live and the way we think. The Archaeology of Knowledge begins at the level of 'things said' and moves quickly to illuminate the connections between

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Madness, sexuality, power, knowledge-are these facts of life or simply parts of speech? In a series of works of astonishing brilliance, historian Michel Foucault excavated the hidden assumptions that govern the way we live and the way we think. The Archaeology of Knowledge begins at the level of 'things said' and moves quickly to illuminate the connections between knowledge, language, and action in a style at once profound and personal.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780394711065
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date:
09/28/1982
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
277,167
Product dimensions:
5.12(w) x 8.01(h) x 0.65(d)

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