Discipline and Punish
  • Author : Michel Foucault
  • Release Date : 18 April 2012
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Genre : Social Science
  • Pages : 352
  • ISBN 13 : 9780307819291

Discipline and Punish Book Summary

In this brilliant work, the most influential philosopher since Sartre suggests that such vaunted reforms as the abolition of torture and the emergence of the modern penitentiary have merely shifted the focus of punishment from the prisoner's body to his soul.

Discipline and Punish

Discipline and Punish

Author : Michel Foucault
Publisher : Vintage
Genre : Social Science
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In this brilliant work, the most influential philosopher since Sartre suggests that such vaunted reforms as the abolition of torture and the emergence of the modern penitentiary have merely shifted the focus of punishment from the prisoner's body to his soul....

Discipline and Punish

Discipline and Punish

Author : Michel Foucault
Publisher : Vintage
Genre : Social Science
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A brilliant work from the most influential philosopher since Sartre. In this indispensable work, a brilliant thinker suggests that such vaunted reforms as the abolition of torture and the emergence of the modern penitentiary have merely shifted the focus of punishment from the prisoner's body to his soul....

The Spectacle of the Scaffold

The Spectacle of the Scaffold

Author : Michel Foucault
Publisher : Penguin UK
Genre : Prison discipline
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Foucault s writings on power and control in social institutions have made him one of the modern era s most influential thinkers. Here he argues that punishment has gone from being mere spectacle to becoming an instrument of systematic domination over individuals in society not just of our bodies, but ...

Discipline and Punish

Discipline and Punish

Author : Meghan Kallman,Rachele Dini
Publisher : CRC Press
Genre : History
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Michel Foucault is famous as one of the 20th-century’s most innovative thinkers – and his work on Discipline and Punish was so original and offered models so useful to other scholars that the book now ranks among the most influential academic works ever published. Foucault’s aim is to trace ...

How to Read Foucault s Discipline and Punish

How to Read Foucault s Discipline and Punish

Author : Anne Schwan,Stephen Shapiro
Publisher : Pluto Press
Genre : Literary Criticism
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Michel Foucault’s Discipline and Punish is one of the best-selling works of critical theory and a key text on many undergraduate courses. However, it is a long, difficult text which makes Anne Schwan and Stephen Shapiro's excellent step-by-step reading guide a welcome addition to the How to Read Theory ...

Understanding Foucault  Understanding Modernism

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Author : David Scott
Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA
Genre : Literary Criticism
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Michel Foucault continues to be regarded as one of the most essential thinkers of the twentieth century. A brilliantly evocative writer and conceptual creator, his influence is clearly discernible today across nearly every discipline-philosophy and history, certainly, as well as literary and critical theory, religious and social studies, and the ...

Decolonizing Discipline

Decolonizing Discipline

Author : Valerie E. Michaelson,Joan E. Durrant
Publisher : Univ. of Manitoba Press
Genre : Religion
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In June 2015, Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission released 94 Calls to Action that urged reform of policies and programs to repair the harms caused by the Indian Residential Schools. "Decolonizing Discipline" is a response to Call to Action 6––the call to repeal Section 43 of Canada’s Criminal Code, which justifies ...

Discipline Without Distress

Discipline Without Distress

Author : Judy L Arnall
Publisher : Professional Parenting
Genre : Family & Relationships
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Discipline that you and your child will feel good about! At last, a positive discipline book that is chock-full of practical tips, strategies, skills, and ideas for parents of babies through teenagers, and tells you EXACTLY what to do “in the moment” for every type of behavior, from whining to ...