Discipline and Punish

The Birth of the Prison

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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 ...Continua
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Lettura essenziale.

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Michel Foucault On 'Disciplinary Society',
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Wrote 12/9/07
If you can stomach the first chapter -a vividly documented account of a public torture in 1957- Michel Foucault will guide you through a breathtaking reconstruction of the birth of the penal system as we know it today. From torture to prison; from pu...Continua

333 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.2nd Vintage Books ed

It's all about control. It begins my quest in philosophy. Totally stunned by the concept of "discursive power".

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