Foucault, Michel

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Name
Foucault, Michel Gender: M
Foucault, Paul Michel
born on 15 October 1926 at 07:30 (= 07:30 AM )
Place Poitiers, France, 46n35, 0e20
Timezone GMT h0w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 21°11' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 00°16 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 04°09'



Biography

French philosopher and educator, a teacher at Clermant-Ferrand and in Paris and appointed to a chair in the History of Systems of Thought at the College of France, 1970. He explored the social attitudes toward madness in "Madness and Civilization," 1971. His books of include "The Archaeology of Knowledge," 1972. Foucault examined prevailing assumptions of what counts as knowledge and what is acceptable discourse.

Died 6/25/1984 of AIDS; Paris.

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Events

  • Work : New Career 1970 (Administrative chair, College of France)
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1971 (Book released)

Source Notes

B.C. in hand from Steinbrecher

Categories

  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Aids (Terminal)
  • Passions : Sexuality : Homosexual male
  • Personal : Religion/Spirituality : Philosopher/ Humanist (Philosopher)
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (Philosophy Professor, Paris)
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction (Systems of Thought)
  • Notable : Book Collection : Culture Collection

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