This essay surveys and assesses J. G. Merquior’s principal English‐language contributions to liberal social and political theory. The greatest. Foucault has 44 ratings and 5 reviews. Ahmad said: Foucault, c, Jose Guilherme Merquior ( – )Foucault (; second edition ) is a b. José Guilherme Merquior has 20 books on Goodreads with ratings. José Guilherme Merquior’s most popular book is Foucault.

Author: Grogar Tygojind
Country: Niger
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Travel
Published (Last): 17 December 2012
Pages: 252
PDF File Size: 7.10 Mb
ePub File Size: 16.35 Mb
ISBN: 692-6-57130-595-5
Downloads: 92413
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Akigore

Swingewood endorsed many of Merquior’s criticisms of Foucault, and wrote that Merquior was perhaps correct to conclude that Foucault “embraces nihilism. Sara Mills – – Routledge.

Science Logic and Mathematics. This is the Dutch translation of this work Merquior was a major supporter of the Fernando Collor de Mello government and wrote many of Collor’s public speeches.

Mohammad rated it liked it Apr 14, This merqjior was last edited on 8 Decemberat The History and Critique of Modernity. Want to Read saving…. The book is part of the Fontana Modern Masters series. Foucault was first published by Fontana Press, an imprint of HarperCollinsin To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Yuri SS rated it it was amazing Oct 09, Views Read Edit View history. He argues that Foucault’s works are often riddled with major errors of fact and reasoning that undermine Foucault’s arguments.

  ALI M5603C PDF

José Guilherme Merquior

Brown ‘s Life Against Deathdescribing them as similar calls “for the liberation of the Dionysian id. A second edition was published in However, he notes that the details of Foucault’s views are open to question, and suggests that Foucault’s discussion of Greek pederasty is less illuminating than that of Kenneth Doverdespite Guilhermf references to Dover’s Greek Homosexuality There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. He had a doctorate in sociology from the London School of Economicswhich was directed by Ernest Gellner. Lists with This Book. Pages to import images to Wikidata Subscription required using via Pages containing links to subscription-only content.

José Guilherme Merquior – Wikiquote

Foucault Cover of the first edition. University of Minnesota Press.

Jaime rated it it was amazing Feb 19, Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s proxy server Configure custom proxy use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy. Michel Foucault in Continental Philosophy categorize this paper.

José Guilherme Merquior – Wikipedia

Libdep rated it really liked it Nov 17, He died of cancer in Januarybefore Collor’s downfall in He considers the book’s second two volumes to be of higher scholarly quality than the first, and finds Foucault to be “original and insightful” in his discussion of the Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius and other Stoics in The Care of the Self. Refresh and try again. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.


Static Structuralism Versus the Dynamics of Structure. British Journal of Sociology. Two of his books, Foucaultan often scathing critique of Michel Foucault for the Fontana Modern Masters series, and Western Marxismwere described as “minor classics” by scholar Gregory R.

Books by José Guilherme Merquior

Discussing The History of SexualityMerquior writes that Foucault’s views about sexual repression are preferable to merqior of Wilhelm ReichHerbert Marcuseand their followers, in that they have “the advantage of descriptive, if not explanatory, realism”, and that Foucault is supported by “the latest historiographic research on bourgeois sex”. Jon Simons – – Routledge.

The book is part of the Fontana Modern Masters series. Retrieved from ” https: Views Read Edit View history.

Ellis called Foucault the best general account of Foucault’s oeuvre[8] while Gregory R. Machala Machala rated it liked it Sep 01, Ali rated it it was amazing May 20, Mohammad Mahdi Fallah rated it it was ok Nov 29, Colin Koopman – – Philosophy and Social Criticism 36 5: Onur Vassaf rated it it jjos amazing May 10,