Genealogy as Critique: Foucault and the Problems of Modernity by Colin Koopman

Genealogy as Critique: Foucault and the Problems of Modernity

byColin Koopman

Kobo ebook | February 12, 2013

Pricing and Purchase Info

$28.49 online 
$35.59 list price save 19%

Available for download

Not available in stores

about

Viewing Foucault in the light of work by Continental and American philosophers, most notably Nietzsche, Habermas, Deleuze, Richard Rorty, Bernard Williams, and Ian Hacking, Genealogy as Critique shows that philosophical genealogy involves not only the critique of modernity but also its transformation. Colin Koopman engages genealogy as a philosophical tradition and a method for understanding the complex histories of our present social and cultural conditions. He explains how our understanding of Foucault can benefit from productive dialogue with philosophical allies to push Foucaultian genealogy a step further and elaborate a means of addressing our most intractable contemporary problems.

Title:Genealogy as Critique: Foucault and the Problems of ModernityFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:February 12, 2013Publisher:Indiana University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0253006236

ISBN - 13:9780253006233

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of Genealogy as Critique: Foucault and the Problems of Modernity

Reviews