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Foucault, Michel Paul

Born: 1926 AD
Died: 1984 AD, at 58 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Philosophers, Scholars

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French philosopher and historian of ideas

 

wrote "Folie et deraison: Histoire de la folie a l'age classique" 1961 (also "Madness and Civilization: A History of Insanity in the Age of Reason"), "Les Mots et les choses: Une Archaeologie des sciences humanes" 1966 (also "The Order of Things: An Archaeology of the Human Sciences"), "Surveiller et punir: Naissance de la prison" 1975 (also "Discipline and Punish: The Birth of the Prison"), 3-volume "Historie de la sexualite" 1976-1984 (also "The History of Sexuality")


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