If you are a Foucault follower, I doubt you'll find anything of worth in this book.
The tenth essay is a very helpful summary of the major ideas posited in the History of Sexuality, an extraordinarily difficult and important text.
Foucault's Power/Knowledge provides the platform from which to analyze these transformations.
He's a wordy twat. Power is simple. The richer, the more insane and sociopathic. Guillotines for the richest. No more private money, not a speck in POLITICS... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Frank Snapp
If you are a Foucault follower, I doubt you'll find anything of worth in this book. If you don't know Foucault, you are better off reading some of his original works. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Sue
The interviews with Foucault are what make this especially interesting reading. He was thoughtful intelligent man who made the world a better place, just by his being in it.Published 11 months ago by Kristine Dukes
Research in the sciences requires funding. Funding comes from the people in power. And, so, can we not say that people in power dictate scientific direction? Read morePublished 16 months ago by C. J. Cala
This is a wonderful selection of writings from Michel Foucault. Very accessible to both the university student and the average reader; either will find his ideas understandable. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Christina Stoker
This was the first book I read on Foucault. It won't be the last. I read the other reviews and yes, parts did feel like I was missing the context or background for what was being... Read morePublished on December 3, 2011 by Stephen Campbell
This particular work covers a broad range of Foucault's writings and is ideal for someone who hoping to get a general understanding of his work before delving in further. Read morePublished on January 15, 2010 by 1000Books
I don't know how to rate most of Foucault's work because quite frankly I don't understand most of it. I read some of his primary material and didn't get it. Read morePublished on April 14, 2004 by Won Lee
The collection of interviews contained in this volume is a great guide to anyone interested in examining the work of Michel Foucault, whose work broke new ground through his... Read morePublished on July 5, 2002 by mrgrieves08