How to Read Foucault's Discipline and Punish (How to Read Theory)

How to Read Foucault's Discipline and Punish (How to Read Theory)

Stephen Shapiro


Michel Foucault's Discipline and Punish is likely one of the best-selling works of severe thought and a key textual content on many undergraduate classes. despite the fact that, it's a lengthy, tricky textual content which makes Anne Schwan and Stephen Shapiro's first-class step by step interpreting consultant a welcome boost to the How to learn Theory sequence. Undergraduates throughout quite a lot of disciplines are anticipated to have a high-quality figuring out of Foucault's key phrases, that have develop into general in serious considering this day. whereas there are various texts that survey Foucault's suggestion, those are usually extra normal overviews or biographical précis that supply little within the manner of strong clarification and dialogue. against this, How to learn Foucault's self-discipline and Punish takes a plain-speaking, but unique, procedure, particularly designed to offer scholars a radical figuring out of 1 of the main influential texts in modern cultural theory.

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