Michel Foucault was a twentieth century philosopher of extraordinary talent, a political activist, social theorist, cultural critic and creative historian. He irreversibly shaped the ways we think today about such controversial issues as power, sexuality, madness and criminality. Johanna Oksala explores the conceptual tools that Foucault gave us for constructing new forms of thinking as well as for smashing old certainties. She offers a lucid account of him as a thinker whose persistent aim was to challenge the self ...

How to Read Foucault 2008, W. W. Norton & Company, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780393328196

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How to Read Foucault 2007, Granta Books, London

ISBN-13: 9781862077676