On the Government of the Living: Lectures at the Collège de France, 1979-1980
ISBN: 1403986622
EAN13: 9781403986627
Language: English
Pages: 365
Edition: 2014
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 9.00" L x 6.00" W
Weight: 2.00 lbs.
Format: Hardcover
Book Overview
With these lectures Foucault inaugurates his investigations of truth-telling in the ethical domain of practices of techniques of the self. How and why, he asks, does the government of men require those subject to power to be subjects who must tell the truth about themselves?