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Foucault's Philosophy of Art
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: Joseph J. Tanke
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-08-30 - Publisher: A&C Black

Offers the first complete examination of Foucault's reflections on visual art, leading to new readings of his major texts.
Foucault's Philosophy of Art
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Joseph J. Tanke
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-06-30 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Foucault's Philosophy of Art: A Genealogy of Modernity tells the story of how art shed the tasks with which it had traditionally been charged in order to become modern. Joseph J. Tanke offers the first complete examination of Michel Foucault's reflections on visual art, tracing his thought as it engages
Foucault and the Art of Ethics
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Timothy O'Leary
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-09-15 - Publisher: A&C Black

This comprehensive assessment of Michel Foucault's later work responds to the contemporary crisis in ethics, focusing on the way Foucault attempts to bring together the two seemingly-incompatible spheres of ethics and aesthetics through his reassessment of the Greek tradition.
Aesthetics, Method, and Epistemology
Language: en
Pages: 486
Authors: Michel Foucault, James D. Faubion
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher:

The second in a three-volume definitive collection of articles, interviews, and seminars from one of the century's most influential thinkers, Michel Foucault (1926-1984). Selections include commentaries on the work of de Sade, Rousseau, Marx, Nietzsche, Freud, Roussel, and Boulez. They also include unique insight into the development of Foucault's original
The Art of Living
Language: en
Pages: 283
Authors: Alexander Nehamas
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-03 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

In this wide-ranging, brilliantly written account, Nehamas provides an incisive reevaluation of Socrates' place in the Western philosophical tradition and shows the importance of Socrates for Montaigne, Nietzsche, and Foucault.