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  • The History of Sexuality, Vol. 3by Michel Foucault

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 15.00

    The Care of the Self is the third and possibly final volume of Michel Foucault's widely acclaimed examination of "the experience of sexuality in Western society." Foucault takes us into the first two centuries of our own era, into the Golden Age of Rome, to reveal a subtle but decisive break from the classical Greek vision of sexual pleasure. He skillfully... more...

  • The History of Sexuality, Vol. 2by Michel Foucault

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 15.00

    In this sequel to The History of Sexuality, Volume I: An Introduction, the brilliantly original French thinker who died in 1984 gives an analysis of how the ancient Greeks perceived sexuality. Throughout The Uses of Pleasure Foucault analyzes an irresistible array of ancient Greek texts on eroticism as he tries to answer basic questions: How in the... more...

  • The History of Sexualityby Michel Foucault

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 15.00

    The author turns his attention to sex and the reasons why we are driven constantly to analyze and discuss it. An iconoclastic explanation of modern sexual history. more...

  • Discipline & Punishby Michel Foucault

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 16.95

    In this brilliant work, the most influential philosopher since Sartre suggests that such vaunted reforms as the abolition of torture and the emergence of the modern penitentiary have merely shifted the focus of punishment from the prisoner's body to his soul. more...

  • The Order of Thingsby Michel Foucault

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 16.95

    In the work that established him as the most important French thinker since Sartre, Michel Foucault offers startling evidence that "man"?man as a subject of scientific knowledge?is at best a recent invention, the result of a fundamental mutation in our culture. With vast erudition, Foucault cuts across disciplines and reaches back into seventeenth... more...

  • The Archaeology of Knowledgeby Michel Foucault

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 15.00

    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 aid" and moves quickly to illuminate the connections... more...

  • The Birth of the Clinicby Michel Foucault

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 21.95

    Foucault's classic study of the history of medicine. more...

  • Madness and Civilizationby Michel Foucault

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2013; US$ 15.95

    Perhaps the French philosopher's masterpiece, which is concerned with an extraordinary question: What does it mean to be mad? more...

  • Herculine Barbinby Michel Foucault

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2013; US$ 15.00

    With an eye for the sensual bloom of young schoolgirls, and the torrid style of the romantic novels of her day, Herculine Barbin tells the story of her life as a hermaphrodite. Herculine was designated female at birth. A pious girl in a Catholic orphanage, a bewildered adolescent enchanted by the ripening bodies of her classmates, a passionate lover... more...

  • The Birth of Biopoliticsby Michel Foucault; Mr Graham Burchell

    Palgrave Macmillan 2008; US$ 20.00

    Foucault continues on the theme of his 1978 course by focusing on the study of liberal and neo-liberal forms of government and concentrating in particular on two forms of neo-liberalism: German post-war liberalism and the liberalism of the Chicago School. more...