ICS Calendar Title: IDS: Archeology, Power and “Truthtelling” in Michel Foucault as Challenge to and Resource for Christian Thought

ICS Course Code: ICS 2400AC W17

Instructor: Drs. Robert Sweetman, Nicholas Ansell and james Olthuis

Term and Year: Wednesdays, 9:30 am-12:30 pm, Winter 2017

Last Updated: January 4, 2017

1. Course Description

2. Reading Schedule

3. Course Learning Goals

4. Course Requirements and Description and Weighting of Elements to be Evaluated

5. Required Readings

6. Some Recommended Readings

1. Course Description

This course is designed to examine the body of work that marks Michel Foucault’s last years (1981-1984) in the context of the earlier themata of his career in order to examine that concentration upon the self as aesthetic construction and the philosophical self’s construction of itself as “truthteller”. This examination is designed as a mirror in which the seminar participants are invited to consider their own orientation to themselves as Christian person, scholar and philosopher/theologian.

2. Reading Schedule

A. Foucauldian Projects Prior to his End Times: The Archeologist and the Analyst of Power

Week One: Introduction to Seminar and Seerveld's Criticism of Foucault's Philosophical Orientation

Week Two: The Archeology of Knowledge: Part 1 and 3–3-17; 79-131–56 pp

Week Three: The Archeology of Knowledge: Part 4–135-195–60 pp

Week Four: Essays from Power/Knowledge (Body/Power, Truth and Power, Power and

Strategies, The Eye of Power: 55-62, 109-165–63 pp

Week Five: Essays from The Foucault Reader and The Politics of Truth: What is Enlightenment?, What is an Author?, What is Critique?: 32-50, 101-120, 41-81–78 pp

B. Foucault's End Game: The Alethurgist or Philosopher as "TruthTeller"

Week Six: On the Government of the Living (1979-80) – pp. 1-17, 74-102 (alethurgy, regimes of truth, acts of truth, intro to Christianity as a particular regime of truth that has shaped modern hermeneutical self); Omnes et Singulatum, in The Tanner Lectures on Human Values 1981, 225-254 (pastoral power) – 73 pp

Week Seven: Forms of self-care and forms of alethurgy: “Subjectivity and Truth”; “Christianity and Confession” (1980) – in The Politics of Truth, 147-191; “Technologies of the Self” (1982), in Ethics: Subjectivity and Truth – 223-249 – 70 pp

Week Eight: Philosophical parrhēsia: The Courage of Truth (1983-84), 1-31, 65-69,121-138, 141-153 – 64 pp

Week Nine: Case-study of philosophical parrhēsia: The Courage of Truth, 157-167, 169-174, 217-228, 231-237, 242-247, 269-287, 307-321 (Cynics) – 69 pp

Week Ten: Foucault and His Interlocutors: Madness--Derrida: "To Do Justice to Freud": The History of Madness in the Age of Psychoanalysis; Foucault: Madness, the Absence of Work: 57-104–47 pp

Week Eleven: Foucault and His Interlocutors: History, Diagnostics and Power--Paul Veyne: Foucault Revolutionizes History; Deleuze: Desire and Pleasure: 146-192–46 pp

Week Twelve: Foucault and His Interlocutors: Foucault and the Ancients--Pierre Hadot: Forms of Life and Forms of Discourse in Ancient Philosophy; Paul Veyne: The Final Foucault and His Ethics; Foucault: Writing the Self: 203-247–44 pp

C. Foucault and Christian Thought/Existence

Week Thirteen: The Alethurgist and/as the Christian

(section on Christian parrhēsia) Courage of Truth, 325-339–14 pp

3. Course Learning Goals

  1. To engineer an encounter between seminar participants with Foucault’s late work on the         ethics of the self so as to be able to speak about it knowledgeably in a 25 minute oral presentation.
  2. To use the critical tools of the reformational tradition in examining Foucauldian proposals so as to test their validity with respect to thought that postdates the work of Dooyeweerd and Vollenhoven via a series of short written         reflection.
  3. To use the sustained encounter with the central themes of Foucault’s philosophy to         examine its relevance as challenge and resource to Christian scholars and scholarship in the context of a 15-25 page essay.

4. Course Requirements and Description and Weighting of Elements to be Evaluated

  1. Total reading (# of pages): 1250 (weekly assignments plus essay research                  
  2. In-seminar leadership: Each         junior member participant will be responsible to take leadership of         discussion of the weekly required readings twice in the course of         the seminar        
  3. Description of course         project: Each junior member participant will be required to write an essay of 4000-6000 words (MA); 5000-7000 words (PhD)                          
  4. Description and weighting of         elements to be evaluated:

i) Class participation:         15%

ii) Seminar Presentations: 2X15%

iii) Research Project/Paper: 55%                                        

5. Required Readings

Michel Foucault, The Archeology of Knowledge (ICS Library Reserve Shelf: AZ101 .F6813)

Michel Foucault, Power/Knowledge: Selected Interviews and Other Writings 1972-1977: 55-62;

109-165. (ICS Library Reserve Shelf: HM291 .F59 1980)

Paul Rabbinow ed., The Foucault Reader: 32-50; 101-120. (ICS Library Reserve Shelf: B2430 .F724 F68)

Michel Foucault, The Politics of Truth: 41-81; 147-191. (St. Michael’s College, Kelly Library: B2430 .F723 P6513 2007)

Michel Foucault, On the Government of the Living (1979-1980): 1-17; 74-102. (UTL e-resource)

Michel Foucault, The Tanner Lectures on Human Values 1981: 225-254. (Downsview Storage: BJ37 .T26 v.2)

Michel Foucault, Ethics, Subjectivity and Truth: 223-249. (Regis College Library: B2430 .F722 E5 1997)

Michel Foucault, The Courage of Truth: 1-31, 65-69, 121-138, 141-153, 157-167, 169-174, 217-228, 231-237, 325-339. (ICS Library Reserve Shelf: B2430 .F723 C6813 2011)

Arnold Davidson ed. Foucault and His Interlocutors: 57-104, 146-192, 203-247. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F72 F69 1997X)

6. Some Recommended Readings

Reformational Criticism (to be used in first session introducing the course):

Calvin Seerveld, “Footprints in the Snow” in Cultural Education and History Writing: 235-276. (ICS Library Reserve Shelf: LC538 .S44 2014)

Calvin Seerveld, “‘Mythologizing Philosophy’ as Historiographical Category” in Cultural Education and History Writing: 343-358. (ICS Library Reserve Shelf: LC538 .S44 2014)

Anthologies:

Armstrong, Timothy J., ed. Michel Foucault: Philosopher. London: Routledge, 1992. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 M5313 1992b)

Barry, Andrew, Thomas Osborne, and Nikolas Rose, eds. Foucault and Political Reason: Liberalism, Neo-Liberalism and Rationalities of Government. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1996. (Robarts Library: JC261 .F68 F68 1996X)

Beaulieu, Alain, and David Gabbard, eds. Michel Foucault and Power Today: International Multidisciplinary Studies in the History of the Present. Lanham, MD: Lexington, 2005. (Robarts Library: HM1256 .M53 2006X)

Bernauer, James, and David Rasmussen, eds. The Final Foucault. Philosophy as Social Criticism 12.2-3 (1986). Pub. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1987. (Robarts Library:         B2430 .F724 F526 1998)

Bernauer, James, and Jeremy Carrette, eds. Foucault and Theology: Essays on the Politics of Religious Experience. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2004. (Knox College Library: B2430 .F724 M495 2004)

Burchell, Graham, Colin Gordon, and Peter Miller, eds. The Foucault Effect: Studies in Governmentality: With Two Lectures by and an Interview With Michel Foucault. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1991. (Robarts Library: JC131 .F63 1991b)

Caputo, John D., and Mark Yount, eds. Foucault and the Critique of Institutions. University Park: Pennsylvania State UP, 1993. (ICS Library Reserve Shelf: B2430 .F724 F684 1993)

Chambon, Adrienne, et al., eds. Reading Foucault for Social Work. New York: Columbia UP, 1999. (Robarts Library: HV40 .R345 1999X)

Crampton, Jeremy W., and Stuart Elden, eds. Space, Knowledge and Power: Foucault and Geography. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2007. (St. Michael’s College, Kelly Library: G70 .S673 2007)

Dowling, Lisa, ed. Cambridge Introduction to Michel Foucault. Cambridge: CUP, 2008. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 D695 2008)

Foucault: Madness / Sexuality / Biopolitics. Pli 13 ().

Gane, Mike, ed. Towards a Critique of Foucault. London: Routledge, 1986.

Gros, Frédéric, ed. Foucault et le courage de la vérité. Paris: PUF, 2002. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 F688 2002)

Gutting, Gary, ed. Cambridge Companion to Foucault. Cambridge: CUP, 1994. (ICS Library Reserve Shelf: B2430 .F724 C36 2005)

Hekman, Susan J., ed. Feminist Interpretations of Michel Foucault. University Park: Pennsylvania State UP, 1996. (Robarts Library: HQ1190 .F4613 1996X)

Hoy, David Couzens, ed. Foucault: a Critical Reader. Oxford: Blackwell, 1988. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 F68 1986)

Jones, Colin, and Roy Porter, eds. Reassessing Foucault: Power, Medicine and the Body. London: Routledge, 1998. (UTL e-resource)

Larmour, David, H. J., Paul Allen Miller, and Charles Platter, eds. Rethinking Sexuality: Foucault and Classical Antiquity. Princeton: Princeton UP, 1997. (Robarts Library: HQ12 .F683 R47 1997X)

O'Leary, Timothy, and Christopher Falzon, eds. Foucault and Philosophy. Oxford: Blackwell, 2010. (UTL e-resource)

McKinlay, Alan and Ken Starkey, eds. Foucault, Management and Organization Theory. London: Sage Publications, 2004. (UTL e-resource)

Milchman, Alan, and Alan Rosenberg, eds. Foucault and Heidegger: Critical Encounters. Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, 2003. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 F683 2003X)

Moss, Jeremy, ed. The Later Foucault: Politics and Philosophy. London: Sage, 1998. (Robarts Library: JA71 .L327 1998)

O'Farrell, Clare, ed. Foucault: the Legacy, Brisbane: QUT, 1997, 2002.

O'Leary, Timothy, and Christopher Falzon, eds. Foucault and Philosophy. Oxford: Blackwell, 2010. (UTL e-resource)

O'Leary, Timothy, Christopher Falzon, and Jana Sawicki, eds. Companion to Foucault. Oxford: Blackwell, forthcoming. (UTL e-resource)

Prado, C. G., ed. Foucault's Legacy. London: Continuum, 2009. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 F6993 2009)

Silverman, Hugh, ed. Foucault's Genealogies. London: Routledge, 2003.

Taylor, Dianna, ed. Michel Foucault: Key Concepts. Chesham: Acumen, 2011. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 M523 2011)

Selected Individual Works:

Afary, Janet, and Kevin B. Anderson. Foucault and the Iranian Revolution: Gender and the Seductions of Islamism. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2005. (UTL e-resource)

Allen, Amy. The Politics of Our Selves: Power, Autonomy, and Gender in Contemporary Critical Theory. New York: Columbia UP, 2008. (Robarts Library: BD450 .A4723 2008X)

Baker , Bernadette M. , and Katharina L. Heyning. Dangerous Coagulations? The Uses of Foucault in the Study of Education. New York: Peter Lang, 2004. (UTL e-resource)

Barker, Philip. Michel Foucault. Edinburgh: Edinburgh UP, 2000.

Baudrillard, Jean. Oublier Foucault. Paris: Galilée, 1977. (Robarts: HQ12 .B28 1977)

Forget Foucault. New York: Semiotext(e), 1987. (Robarts Library: HQ12 .B2813 1987)

Baugh, Bruce. "Beyond Hegel? Deleuze, Foucault, and the New Empiricism" French Hegel: From Surrealism to Postmodernism. London: Routledge, 2003. 147-174. (Robarts Library: B2948 .B39 2003)

Bernauer, James. Michel Foucault's Force of Flight. New York: Humanities, 1991. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F72 B47 1990)

Blades, David. Procedures of Power and Curriculum Change: Foucault and the Quest for Possibilities in Science Education. London: Peter Lang, 1997. (OISE Library: 507.12 B632P)

Caroll, David. Paraesthetics: Foucault, Lyotard, Derrida. London: Methuen, 1987. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 C37 1987)

Caroll, David. "The Subject of Archaeology or the Sovereignty of the Episteme." Modern Language Notes 93.4 (1978): 695-722. (UTL e-resource)

Christmas, Simon. "M. Foucault." An Introduction to Modern European Philosophy. Ed. Jenny Teichman and Graham White. London: Macmillan, 1995. 162-174. (Robarts Library: BD21 .I53 1995X)

Cohen, Paul. Freedom's Moment: an Essay on the French Idea of Liberty from Rousseau to Foucault. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1997. (UTL e-resource)

Cousins, Mark, and Ahar Hussain. Michel Foucault. London: Macmillan, 1984. (Robarts Library:         B2430 .F72 C68 1984)

Deacon, Roger. Fabricating Foucault: Rationalising the Management of Individuals. Milwaukee: Marquette UP, 2003. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 D43 2003X)

Deleuze, Gilles. Foucault. Paris: Minuit, 1986. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 D4513 1988)

Foucault. Trans. Sean Hand. Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, 1988.

Descombes, Vincent. "The Critique of History (Foucault, Althusser)." Modern French Philosophy. Trans. L. Scott-Fox and J. M. Harding. Cambridge: CUP, 1980. 110-135. (Robarts Library: B2421 .D4813)

Detel, Wolfgang. Macht, Moral, Wissen: Foucault und die Klassische Antike. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp 1998. (Downsview: B2430 .F724 D47 1998)

Foucault and Classical Antiquity: Power, Ethics and Knowledge. Trans. David Wigg-Wolf. Cambridge: CUP, 2005. (UTL e-resource)

Deveaux, Monique. "Feminism and Empowerment: a Critical Reading of Foucault." Feminist Studies 20.2 (1994): 223-247. (UTL e-resource)

Djaballah, Marc. Kant, Foucault, and Forms of Experience. London: Routledge, 2008. (UTL e-resource)

Dollimore, Jonathan. Sexual Dissidence: Augustine to Wilde, Freud to Foucault. Oxford: OUP, 1991. (UTL e-resource)

Dreyfus, Hubert, and Paul Rabinow. Michel Foucault: Beyond Structuralism and Hermeneutics. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1982. (ICS Library Reserve Shelf: B2430 .F724 D73 1983)

Eribon, Didier. Michel Foucault. Paris: Flammarion, 1991. (Trinity College Library: B2430 .F724 E7513 1991)

Michel Foucault. Trans. Betsy Wing. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard UP, 1991.

Falzon, Chris. Foucault and Social Dialogue: Beyond Fragmentation. London: Routledge, 1998. (UTL e-resource)

Ferry, Luc, and Alain Renault. "French Nietzscheanism (Foucault)." French Philosophy of the Sixties: an Essay on Antihumanism. Trans. Mary H. S. Cattani. Amherst: U of Massachusetts P, 1990. 68-121. (Robarts Library: B2421 .F4713 1990)

Flynn, Thomas. Sartre, Foucault, and Historical Reason: a Poststructuralist Mapping of History. 2 Vols. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1997. (Robarts Library: D16.8 .F628 1997X v.1-2 ; Note: vol. 2 is also in online format)

Gros Frédéric, and C. Lévy. Foucault et la philosophie antique. Paris: Kimé, 2003. (Robarts: B2430 .F724 F695 2003)

Gutting, Gary. Foucault: a Very Short Introduction. Oxford: OUP, 2005. (UTL e-resource)

Gutting, Gary. "Foucault." French Philosophy in the Twentieth Century. Cambridge: CUP, 2001. 258-288. (Robarts Library: B2421 .G88 2001)

Gutting, Gary. Michael Foucault's Archaeology of Scientific Reason: Science and the History of Reason. Cambridge: CUP, 1989. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 G87 1989)

Hacking, Ian. "Self-Improvement." University Publishing (1984): .

i. Historical Ontology. Cambridge: Harvard UP, 2002. 115-120. (Robarts Library: D16.8 .H23 2002)

Hacking, Ian. "The Archaeology of Michel Foucault." New York Review of Books (1981): . (UTL e-resource)

ii. Historical Ontology. Cambridge: Harvard UP, 2002. 73-86. (UTL e-resource)

Hacking, Ian. "Michel Foucault's Immature Science." Nous (1979): . (UTL e-resource)

Iii. Historical Ontology. Cambridge: Harvard UP, 2002. 87-98. (UTL e-resource)

Halperin, David. Saint Foucault: Towards a Gay Hagiography. Oxford: OUP, 1995. (UTL e-resource)

Han, Beatrice. Foucault's Critical Project: Between the Transcendental and the Historical. Stanford: Stanford UP, 2002. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 H2413 2002)

Harland, Richard. "Foucault as Archaeologist." Superstructuralism: the Philosophy of Structuralism and Post-Structuralism. London: Methuen, 1987. Rpt. Routledge, 1991. 101-120. (Robarts Library: B841.4 .H37 1987)

Harland, Richard. "Foucault as Genealogist." Superstructuralism: the Philosophy of Structuralism and Post-Structuralism. London: Methuen, 1987. Rpt. Routledge, 1991. 155-166. (Robarts Library: B841.4 .H37 1987)

Harland, Richard. "More Post-Structuralists." Superstructuralism: the Philosophy of Structuralism and Post-Structuralism. London: Methuen, 1987. Rpt. Routledge, 1991. 167-186.

(Robarts Library: B841.4 .H37 1987)

Heyes, Cressida J. Self-Transformations: Foucault, Ethics, and Normalized Bodies. Oxford: OUP, 2007. (UTL e-resource)

Hook, Derek. Foucault, Psychology and the Analytics of Power. Critical Theory and Practice in Psychology and the Human Sciences. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 H66 2007)

Howarth, David. "An Archaeology of Political Discourse? Evaluating Michel Foucault’s Explanation and Critique of Ideology." Political Studies 50.1 (2002): 117-135. (UTL e-resource)

Ijsseling, Samuel. “Foucault with Heidegger.” Man and World 19 (1986): . (UTL e-resource)

Kearney, Richard. "Michel Foucault." Modern Movements in European Philosophy: Phenomenology, Critical Theory, Structuralism. Manchester: Manchester UP, 1994. 283-298. (ICS Library Reserve Shelf: B804 .K37 1994)

Kelly, Mark G. E. The Political Philosophy of Michel Foucault. London: Routledge, 2008. (UTL e-resource)

Kurzweil, Edith. "Michel Foucault: Structuralism and Structures of Knowledge." The Age of Structuralism: from Lévi-Strauss to Foucault. New York: Columbia UP, 1980. Rpt. New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction, 1996. 193-226. (ICS Library Reserve Shelf: B2424 .S75 K87)

Lemert, Charles C., and Garth Gillan. Michel Foucault: Social Theory as Transgression. New York: Columbia UP, 1982. (Robarts: B2430 .F72 L45)

Levy, Neil. “The Prehistory of Archaeology: Heidegger and the Early Foucault.” Journal of the British Society for Phenomenology 27.2 (1996): . (UTL e-resource)

de Lima, Iara Vigo. Foucault’s Archaeology of Political Economy. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 V54 2010X)

Macey, David. The Lives of Michel Foucault: a Biography. London: Hutchinson, 1993. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 M327 1993b)

Macdonell, Diane. "Foucault's Archaeologies of Knowledge." Theories of Discourse: an Introduction. Oxford: Blackwell, 1986. 82-100. (Robarts Library: P302 .M26 1986)

Mahon, Michael. Foucault's Nietzschean Genealogy: Truth, Power, and the Subject. Albany: SUNY Press, 1992. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 M334 1992)

Major-Poetzel, Pamela. Michel Foucault's Archaeology of Western Culture: Towards a New Science of History. Brighton: Harvester, 1983. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F72 M34)

Matthews, Eric. "Structuralism: Lacan and Foucault." Twentieth Century French Philosophy. Oxford: OUP, 1996. 135-156. (Robarts Library: B2421 .M38 1996X)

May, Todd. The Philosophy of Foucault. London: Acumen, 2006. (UTL e-resource)

May, Todd. Between Genealogy and Epistemology: Psychology, Politics, and Knowledge in the Thought of Michel Foucault. University Park: Pennsylvania State UP, 1993. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 M39 1993)

McCumber, John. Philosophy and Freedom: Derrida, Rorty, Habermas, Foucault. Bloomington: U of Indiana P, 2000. (Robarts Library: B824.4 .M37 2000X)

McHoul, Alec, and Wendy Grace. A Foucault Primer: Discourse, Power and the Subject. New York: New York UP, 1997. (Victoria University, E.J. Pratt Library: B2430 .F724 M42 1997)

McNay, Lois. Foucault: a Critical Introduction. Cambridge: Polity, 1994. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 M43 1994)

Megill, Alan. Prophets of Extremity: Nietzsche, Heidegger, Foucault, Derrida. Berkeley: U of California P, 1987. (Robarts Library: BH301 .M54 M44 1985)

Merquior, José G. Foucault. Berkeley: U of California P. 1987.

Miller, James. The Passion of Michel Foucault. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1993. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 M554 1993)

Mills, Sara. Michel Foucault. London: Routledge, 2003. (UTL e-resource)

Nealon, Jeffrey T. Foucault Beyond Foucault: Power and its Intensifications since 1984. Stanford: Stanford UP, 2008. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 N43 2008X)

Noujain, Elie Georges. "History as Genealogy: an Exploration of Foucault's Approach to History." Contemporary French Philosophy. Ed. A. Phillips Griffiths. Cambridge: CUP, 1987. 157-174. (UTL e-resource)

O'Farrell, Clare. Michel Foucault. London: Sage, 2005. (UTL e-resource)

O'Farrell, Clare. Foucault: Historian or Philosopher?. London: Macmillan, 1989. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 O43 1989)

Oksala, Johanna. Foucault on Freedom. Cambridge: CUP, 2005. (UTL e-resource)

O'Leary, Timothy. Foucault and Fiction: the Experience Book. London: Continuum, 2009. (Robarts Library: PN98 .M67 O44 2009)

O'Leary, Timothy. Foucault and the Art of Ethics. London: Continuum, 2002. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 O44 2002)

Olssen, Mark. Michel Foucault: Materialism and Education. Greenwood, 1999. (St. Michael’s College, Kelly Library: 2nd ed. LB880 .F682 O47 2006)

Owen, David. "Power, Knowledge and Ethics: Foucault." The Edinburgh Encyclopedia of Continental Philosophy. Ed. Simon Glendenning. Edinburgh: Edinburgh UP, 1999. 593-604. (UTL e-resource)

Paras, Eric. Foucault 2.0: Beyond Power and Knowledge. New York: Other Press, 2006. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 P35 2006X)

Patton, Paul. "Foucault." A Companion to Continental Philosophy. Ed. Simon Critchley and William R. Schroeder. Oxford: Blackwell, 1998. 537-548. (UTL e-resource)

Payne, Michael. Reading Knowledge: an Introduction to Foucault, Barthes and Althusser. Oxford: Blackwell, 1997. (Robarts Library: PN81 .P385 1997)

Philp, Mark. "Michel Foucault." The Return of Grand Theory in the Human Sciences. Ed. Quentin Skinner. Cambridge: CUP, 1985. 65-82. (ICS Library Reserve Shelf: H61 .R47)

Pickett, Brent. On the Use and Abuse of Foucault for Politics. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2005. (Robarts Library: JC261 .F68 P53 2005X)

Poster, Mark. Foucault, Marxism and History. Cambridge: Polity, 1984. (Robarts Library: HN17.5 .P7 1984)

Prado, C. G. Foucault's Legacy. London: Continuum, 2009. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 F6993 2009)

Prado, C. G. Searle and Foucault on Truth. Cambridge: CUP, 2005. (UTL e-resource)

Prado, C. G. Starting With Foucault: an Introduction to Genealogy. Boulder: Westview, 2000. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 P73 2000X)

Prado, C. G. Descartes and Foucault: a Contrastive Introduction to Philosophy. Ottawa: U of Ottawa P, 1992. (UTL e-resource)

Prozorov, Sergei. Foucault, Freedom and Sovereignty. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2007. (Robarts Library: JC571 .P769 2007)

Racerskis, Karlis. Michel Foucault and the Subversion of the Intellect. Ithaca: Cornell UP, 1983. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F72 R33 1983)

Rajchman, John. Michel Foucault: the Freedom of Philosophy. New York: Columbia UP, 1985. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F72 R34 1985)

Ransom, John S. Foucault's Discipline: the Politics of Subjectivity. Durham: Duke UP, 1997. (UTL e-resource)

Rayner, Timothy. Foucault's Heidegger: Philosophy and Transformative Experience. London: Continuum, 2007. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F72 R395 2007)

Said, Edward. "Foucault and the Imagination of Power." Foucault: a Critical Reader. Ed. Davld Couzens Hoy. Oxford: Blackwell, 1986. 149-155. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 F68 1986)

Said, Edward. "Michel Foucault, 1927-1984." Raritan 4.2 (1984): 1-11. (Robarts Library: AS30 .R37)

After Foucault: Humanistic Knowledge, Postmodern Challenges. Ed. Jonathan Arac. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers UP, 1988. 1-11. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 A64 1988)

Said, Edward. "The Problem of Textuality: Two Exemplary Positions." Critical Inquiry 4.4 (1978): 673-714. (UTL e-resource)

Twentieth Century Literary Theory: a Reader. Ed. K. M. Newton. New York: St. Martin's, 1988. 165-170. (Robarts Library: PN94 .T87 1988)

Rev. version "Criticism Between Culture and System." The World, the Text and the Critic. Cambridge: Harvard UP, 1983. 178-225. (Robarts Library: PN81 .S223 1983)

Aesthetics Today. Ed. Morris Philipson and Paul J. Gudel. New York: New American Library, 1980. 87-133. (Robarts Library: N79 .P45 1980970)

Said, Edward. "An Ethics of Language." Review of Michel Foucault's The Archaeology of Knowledge and the "Discourse on Language." Diacritics 4.2 (1974): 28-37. (UTL e-resource)

Said, Edward. "Michel Foucault as an Intellectual Imagination." Boundary 2 1.1 (1972): 1-36. (UTL e-resource)

Said, Edward. "Abecedarium Culturae: Structuralism, Absence, Writing." TriQuarterly 20 (1971): 33-71. (UTL e-resource)

Rpt. as "Abecedarium Culturae: Structuralism, Absence, Writing, Statement, Discourse, Archeology, Structuralism." Beginnings: Intention and Method. New York: Basic, 1975. 279-343. (Robarts Library: PN441 .S3)

Schrift, Alan D. "Foucault: Genealogy, Power, and the Reconfiguration of the Subject." Nietzsche’s French Legacy: a Genealogy of Poststructuralism. London: Routledge, 1995. 34-58. (Robarts Library: B2421 .S36 1995X)

Schuld, Joyce J. Foucault and Augustine: Reconsidering Power and Love. Notre Dame: U of Notre Dame P, 2003. (Robarts Library: B2430 .F724 S37 2003X)

Sedgwick, Peter. "Politics, Subjectivity and Power: a Nietzschean Perspective (Foucault)." Descartes to Derrida: an Introduction to European Philosophy. Oxford: Blackwell, 2001. 251-267. (Robarts Library: B791 .S34 2001)

Sheridan, Alan. Foucault: the Will to Truth. London: Tavistock, 1980. (UTL e-resource)

Shumway, David R. Michel Foucault. Charlotte: U of Virginia P, 1992. (UTL e-resource 1989 ed.)

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