The Hermeneutics of the Subject: Lectures at the Collège De France, 1981-1982
David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
The Hermeneutics of the Subject is the third volume in the collection of Michel Foucault's lectures at the College de France, one of the world's most prestigious institutions. Faculty at the college give public lectures, in which they can present works-in-progress on any subject of their choosing. Foucault's were more speculative and free-ranging than the arguments of such groundbreaking works as The History of Sexuality or Madness and Civilization . In the lectures comprising this volume, Foucault focuses upon the ways the "self" and consequently "self-study" have been conceived since the days of antiquity, starting with Socrates. Definitions and conceptions of "self-study" in Greek and Roman literature, Foucault argues, remain in force today, and underlie modern interpretations of the self. Engaging, engrossing, and provocative, The Hermeneutics of the Subject reveals Foucault at the height of his powers.
|Keywords||Self (Philosophy History Philosophy, Ancient|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$14.49 used (63% off) $32.83 new (16% off) $35.10 direct from Amazon (10% off) Amazon page|
|Call number||B2430.F723.H4713 2005|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
Chloë Taylor (2011). Disciplinary Relations/Sexual Relations: Feminist and Foucauldian Reflections on Professor–Student Sex. Hypatia 26 (1):187-206.
Richard Niesche & Malcom Haase (2012). Emotions and Ethics: A Foucauldian Framework for Becoming an Ethical Educator. Educational Philosophy and Theory 44 (3):276-288.
Aret Karademir (2013). Heidegger and Foucault: On the Relation Between the Anxiety–Engendering–Truth and Being-Towards-Freedom. [REVIEW] Human Studies 36 (3):375-392.
Eitan P. Fishbane (2009). A Chariot for the Shekhinah: Identity and the Ideal Life in Sixteenth-Century Kabbalah. Journal of Religious Ethics 37 (3):385-418.
T. Dickinson (2011). Repeating, Not Simply Recollecting, Repetition : On Kierkegaard's Ethical Exercises. Sophia 50 (4):657-675.
Similar books and articles
Ben Golder (2007). Security, Territory, Population: Lectures at the Collège de France (1977–1978), by Michel Foucault. Radical Philosophy Review 10 (2):157-176.
Nancy Luxon (2004). Truthfulness, Risk, and Trust in the Late Lectures of Michel Foucault. Inquiry 47 (5):464 – 489.
Mark Turner, Imagination and Creativity: Lectures at the College de France, 2: The Invention of Meaning (l'Imagination Et la Créativité: Confèrences au Collège de France, 2: L'invention du Sens). [REVIEW]
Michel Foucault (2006). Psychiatric Power: Lectures at the Collège De France, 1973-74. Palgrave Macmillan.
Michel Foucault (2007). Security, Territory, Population: Lectures at the Collège De France, 1977-1978. Palgrave Macmillan.
Michel Foucault (2007). Security, Territory, Population: Lectures at the Collège de France, 1977-78. République Française.
Julian Bourg (2004). “Society Must Be Defended” and the Last Foucault. Radical Philosophy Review 7 (1):1-16.
Michel Foucault (2003). Society Must Be Defended: Lectures at the Collège De France, 1975-76. Picador.
F. Gros (2005). Le Souci de Soi Chez Michel Foucault: A Review of The Hermeneutics of the Subject: Lectures at the College de France, 1981-1982. [REVIEW] Philosophy and Social Criticism 31 (5-6):697-708.
Sorry, there are not enough data points to plot this chart.
Added to index2009-01-28
Recent downloads (6 months)0
How can I increase my downloads?