Madness and Civilization: A History of Insanity in the Age of Reason

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$16.95  $15.59
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Vintage
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320
Dimensions
5.24 X 8.06 X 0.61 inches | 0.58 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780679721109

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About the Author

Michel Foucault was born in Poitiers, France, in 1926. He lecturerd in universities throughout the world; served as director at the Institut Francais in Hamburg, Germany and at the Institut de Philosophi at the Faculte des Lettres in the University of Clermont-Ferrand, France; and wrote frequently for French newspapers and reviews. At the time of his death in 1984, he held a chair at France's most prestigious institutions, the College de France.

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"Superb scholarship rendered with artistry" --The Nation