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* Preface to the Second Edition * 1. Foucault: Challenge and Misperceptions * Necessary Scene-Setting * Making a Start * Notes * 2. The Domains of Analysis * The Three Domains * Archaeology * Notes * 3. Genealogical Analytics * A New Analytic or an Old Relativism? * Notes * 4. Making Subjects * The Development of Political Technology * The Book * Power * Defining Subjectivity * Notes * 5. The Manufacture of Knowledge * The Will to Knowledge * The History of Sexuality * An Interim Recapitulation * The Mechanics of the Will to Power * Favored Perspective or Correct Account? * Notes * 6. The Faces of Truth * The Perspectivist Notion of Truth * The Experiential Notion of Truth * The Tacit-Realist Notion of Truth * Summing Up * Notes * 7. Truth and the World * The Specter of Irrealism * Setting the World Aside * Notes * 8. Novel Construals and Cogency * Innovative Visions and Periods * Unifying Factors: History * Unifying Factors: Subjectivity * Cogency * Notes * Bibliography * Index

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C. G. Prado is professor of philosophy at Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario. He is the author of eight books, the most recent of which are Descartes and Foucault: A Contrastive Introduction, and The Last Choice: Preemptive Suicide in Advanced Age (Second Edition).

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"Prado's intention to walk the middle ground between analytical and continental thought, as far as Foucault's contribution to philosophy is concerned, should be encouraged and appreciated." International Studies in Philosophy

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