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By C.G. Prado

ISBN-10: 1441130810

ISBN-13: 9781441130815

ISBN-10: 1847065953

ISBN-13: 9781847065957

Foucault's Legacy brings jointly the paintings of 8 Foucault experts in an incredible selection of essays marking the twenty fifth anniversary of Foucault's dying. targeting the significance of Foucault's so much critical principles for present-day philosophy, the booklet indicates how his impact is going past his personal canonical culture and linguistic milieu. The essays during this ebook discover key parts of Foucault's inspiration by way of evaluating points of his paintings with the idea of a couple of significant philosophers, together with Nietzsche, Heidegger, Rorty, Hegel, Searle, Vattimo and Williams. Crucially the booklet additionally considers the applicability of his critical rules to broader concerns corresponding to totalitarianism, faith, and self-sacrifice. proposing a clean and interesting imaginative and prescient of Foucault as a thinker of tolerating impression, the e-book exhibits how vital Foucault continues to be to philosophy at the present time.

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