Michel Foucault, Lectures at the Collège de France

Lectures on the Will to Know

Authors: Foucault, M.

Editors: Davidson, A. (Ed.)

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In the first of his annual series of lectures at the Collège de France, Foucault develops a vigorous Nietzschean history of the will to know through an analysis of changing procedures of truth, legal forms, and class struggles in ancient Greece.

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Author Michel Foucault: Michel Foucault, acknowledged as the pre-eminent philosopher of France in the 1970s and 1980s, continues to have enormous impact throughout the world in many disciplines.

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"Foucault is quite central to our sense of where we are." - The Nation

"Ideas spark off nearly every page . . . The words may have been spoken in [the 1970s], but they seem as alive and relevant as if they had been written yesterday." - Bookforum


Table of contents (16 chapters)

  • 9 December 1970

    Defert, Daniel (et al.)

    Pages 1-21

  • 16 December 1970

    Defert, Daniel (et al.)

    Pages 22-30

  • 6 January 1971

    Defert, Daniel (et al.)

    Pages 31-54

  • 13 January 1971

    Defert, Daniel (et al.)

    Pages 55-70

  • 27 January 1971

    Defert, Daniel (et al.)

    Pages 71-82

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Lectures on the Will to Know
Authors
Editors
  • A. Davidson
Translated by
Burchell, G.
Series Title
Michel Foucault, Lectures at the Collège de France
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
Distribution Rights
No distribution rights in USA
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-04486-0
DOI
10.1057/9781137044860
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4039-8656-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4039-8657-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 293
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