Foucault himself assiduously promoted the idea that he was a modern-day Friedrich Nietzsche, and Mr. His critique of the human sciences provoked much soul-searching within anthropology and its allied fields, even as it helped a new generation of scholars to embark upon a cross-cultural dialogue on the themes and variations of domination and subjectivation. Routledge Critical Thinkers. Foucault, Management and Organization Theory: Over the following few years, Foucault embarked on a variety of research and teaching jobs. Search within book. Michel Foucault:
Or consider the proposition that Michel Foucault is a kind of latter-day avatar of Friedrich Nietzsche.
In later work, a concern with ethics led Foucault to study how people care for one another in social relations such as friendship. Macey, David We know very well that what all those people are doing is not aggressive; they are inventing new possibilities of pleasure with strange parts of their body — through the eroticisation of the body. If you prefer to suggest your own revision of the article, you can go to edit mode requires login.
These first three histories exemplified a historiographical technique Foucault was developing called "archaeology".