RC Series Bundle: Madness and Civilization (Routledge Classics)

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'Michel Foucault's Madness and Civilization has been, without a shadow of a doubt, the most original, influential, and controversial text in this field during the last forty years. It remains as challenging now as on first publication.' - Roy Porter

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In this classic account of madness, Michel Foucault shows once and for all why he is one of the most distinguished European philosophers since the end of World War II. Madness and Civilization, Foucault's first book and his finest accomplishment, will change the way in which you think about society. Evoking shock, pity and fascination, it might also make you question the way you think about yourself.

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Foucault, Michel
Editorial: Atlantic Publishers & Distributors (P) Ltd (2012)
ISBN 10: 0415253853 ISBN 13: 9780415253857
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Descripción Atlantic Publishers & Distributors (P) Ltd, 2012. Softcover. Estado de conservación: New. In Madness And Civilization, the author traces how the mentally ill were treated in different periods of European History. From the fear and fascination shown towards the mad in the Renaissance to the modern psychiatric treatment. In the Renaissance period, madness was looked upon as a fall from divine grace, yet these people were also perceived as possessing a sort of wisdom elusive to sane people. During the ?Classical Age? of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, the mad were looked on as a sort of affliction upon the society. During this period, these people were grouped along with other ?undesirables? like beggars, debtors and dissidents. The author views this as the outcome of industrialization, urban culture and the idea that society had to be free from contamination by these negative elements. These people, including the mentally ill, were perceived as having deliberately chosen their fate, because of moral defects. They were confined, chained up, harassed and kept in isolation from the rest of the society. During the nineteenth century, another shift occurred. The mentally ill were separated from other delinquents. Attempts were made to cure their madness, though the methods applied were dubious. The harsh treatment of the mad during the previous centuries was toned down. Yet, these people were still viewed as being morally defective. They were kept imprisoned in mental asylums where their caretakers used subtle means to coerce them. Attempts were made to appeal to feelings of guilt and religious sentiments. They were treated as morally deficient who could be cured by constant discipline and chastisement. Madness And Civilization examines the complex relationship between madness and the larger society, the shifting views and treatments of madness. Even with the changing views, the author observes that the mentally ill were still subject to harassment and misunderstanding. The book also examines the emergence of a doctor-patient relationship between the mentally ill and their doctors, leading to the development of Freud?s concepts of psychoanalysis. Printed Pages: 224. Nº de ref. de la librería 85169

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Foucault, Michel
Editorial: Routledge Classic (2012)
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Descripción Routledge Classic, 2012. Soft cover. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 271849

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Descripción Atlantic Publishers & Distributors (P) Ltd, 2012. Softcover. Estado de conservación: New. In Madness And Civilization, the author traces how the mentally ill were treated in different periods of European History. From the fear and fascination shown towards the mad in the Renaissance to the modern psychiatric treatment. In the Renaissance period, madness was looked upon as a fall from divine grace, yet these people were also perceived as possessing a sort of wisdom elusive to sane people. During the ‘Classical Age’ of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, the mad were looked on as a sort of affliction upon the society. During this period, these people were grouped along with other ‘undesirables’ like beggars, debtors and dissidents. The author views this as the outcome of industrialization, urban culture and the idea that society had to be free from contamination by these negative elements. These people, including the mentally ill, were perceived as having deliberately chosen their fate, because of moral defects. They were confined, chained up, harassed and kept in isolation from the rest of the society. During the nineteenth century, another shift occurred. The mentally ill were separated from other delinquents. Attempts were made to cure their madness, though the methods applied were dubious. The harsh treatment of the mad during the previous centuries was toned down. Yet, these people were still viewed as being morally defective. They were kept imprisoned in mental asylums where their caretakers used subtle means to coerce them. Attempts were made to appeal to feelings of guilt and religious sentiments. They were treated as morally deficient who could be cured by constant discipline and chastisement. Madness And Civilization examines the complex relationship between madness and the larger society, the shifting views and treatments of madness. Even with the changing views, the author observes that the mentally ill were still subject to harassment and misunderstanding. The book also examines the emergence of a doctor-patient relationship between the mentally ill and their doctors, leading to the development of Freud’s concepts of psychoanalysis. Printed Pages: 224. Nº de ref. de la librería 85169

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Foucault, Michel
Editorial: Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom (2001)
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Descripción Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom, 2001. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 2nd Revised edition. 194 x 128 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. In this classic account of madness, Michel Foucault shows once and for all why he is one of the most distinguished European philosophers since the end of World War II. Madness and Civilization, Foucault s first book and his finest accomplishment, will change the way in which you think about society. Evoking shock, pity and fascination, it might also make you question the way you think about yourself. Nº de ref. de la librería AAZ9780415253857

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Foucault, Michel
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Descripción Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom, 2001. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 2nd Revised edition. 194 x 128 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. In this classic account of madness, Michel Foucault shows once and for all why he is one of the most distinguished European philosophers since the end of World War II. Madness and Civilization, Foucault s first book and his finest accomplishment, will change the way in which you think about society. Evoking shock, pity and fascination, it might also make you question the way you think about yourself. Nº de ref. de la librería AAZ9780415253857

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Foucault, Michel
Editorial: Routledge Classics (2012)
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Descripción Routledge Classics, 2012. Estado de conservación: New. This is an Int'l Edition. Please note: We do not ship to PO Boxes, please provide us with your complete delivery address. Nº de ref. de la librería ATLP-2099

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Descripción Routledge 2001-05-17, 2001. Estado de conservación: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 24-48 hours from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Nº de ref. de la librería NU-GRD-00647168

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Foucault, Michel
Editorial: Taylor & Francis Ltd 2001-05-17, London (2001)
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Descripción Taylor & Francis Ltd 2001-05-17, London, 2001. paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 9780415253857

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Descripción Taylor & Francis Ltd. Paperback. Estado de conservación: new. BRAND NEW, Madness and Civilization (2nd Revised edition), Michel Foucault, In this classic account of madness, Michel Foucault shows once and for all why he is one of the most distinguished European philosophers since the end of World War II. Madness and Civilization, Foucault's first book and his finest accomplishment, will change the way in which you think about society. Evoking shock, pity and fascination, it might also make you question the way you think about yourself. Nº de ref. de la librería B9780415253857

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Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Bookseller Inventory # ST0415253853. Nº de ref. de la librería ST0415253853

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