Michel Foucault's works include Madness and Civilization and The History of Sexuality. Series editor Arnold I. Davidson teaches at the University of Chicago. Translator Graham Burchell has written essays on Foucault and was an editor of The Foucault Effect. He lives in Italy.
"A contribution to modern thought so enormous that philosophy cannot be approached without reference to his works." --Library Journal"[Foucault] must be reckoned with by humanists, social scientists, and political activists." --The New York Times Book Review"Foucault is quite central to our sense of where we are. . . . [His work carries] out, in the noblest way, the promiscuous aim of true culture." --The Nation