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Michel Foucault: Key Concepts

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Foucault’s influence has waned little over recent years and the once avant-garde theorist is now mainstream for countless subjects in the humanities and social sciences. He continues to out-sell his contemporaries and there remains strong demand for books that offer readers fresh exegesis of his work.
Paperback, 208 pages
Published March 15th 2011 by McGill-Queen's University Press (first published October 30th 2010)
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Loved this book! Some introductory text books can be too technical, others can be far too simple... this text strikes a wonderful balance and addresses the major themes of Foucault's works. I found the chapters on Knowledge and Power structures to be incredible... revealing ways in which to assess one's place within a society. I was particularly taken by the content on "Care of Self"... exploring ways in which we might truly assess our lives in alternative ways. For example, we can take much ...more
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