The government of self and others : lectures at the Collége de France, 1982-1983

Michel Foucault ; edited by Frédéric Gros ; general editors, François Ewald and Alessandro Fontana ; translated by Graham Burchell

These lectures, given by Michel Foucault at the Collège de France, launch an inquiry into the notion of parresia and continue his rereading of ancient philosophy. Through the study of this notion of truth-telling, of speaking out freely, Foucault reexamines Greek citizenship, showing how the courage...

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Main Author: Foucault, Michel, 1926-1984 (Author)
Corporate Author: Collège de France (Host institution)
Other Authors: Burchell, Graham (Translator), Ewald, François (Editor), Fontana, Alessandro, 1939-2013 (Editor), Gros, Frédéric (Editor)
Uniform Title:Gouvernement de soi et des autres. English
Format: Book
Published: New York : Picador : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
Physical Description:xx, 402 pages ; 21 cm
ISBN(s):0312572921 : paperback
9780312572921 : paperback
General note:First published in France as Gouvernement de soi et des autres: cours au Collége de France, 1982-1983 by Éditions du Seuil/Gallimard; first published by Picador in 2011.
Language note:Translated into English from French.
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