Foucault: Philosophy in an Hour
Philosophy for busy people. Read a succinct account of the philosophy of Foucault in just one hour.
The French philosopher Michel Foucault set about his task rather like a historian. After painstaking research, he concluded that knowledge and power were intimately related throughout history. He illustrated this central idea of his philosophy through studies of madness, sexu...more
A great read that covers not only the main theories put forth by Foucault, but also the philosopher's personal and professional lives. Easy to understand language and the addition of the timeline, suggested quotes, and further reading are all useful.
Besides five novels, he has also written nume ...more