Chapter 9. Michel Foucault and Discourse Analysis

  1. Thomas A. Schmitz

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692295.ch9

Modern Literary Theory and Ancient Texts: An Introduction

Modern Literary Theory and Ancient Texts: An Introduction

How to Cite

Schmitz, T. A. (2007) Michel Foucault and Discourse Analysis, in Modern Literary Theory and Ancient Texts: An Introduction, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692295.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 14 SEP 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405153751

Online ISBN: 9780470692295

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Keywords:

  • Michel Foucault;
  • discourse analysis;
  • power of discourse;
  • rarefaction;
  • the archaeology of knowledge

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Power of Discourse

  • Objections to Foucault's Analysis of Discourse

  • Foucault and Antiquity

  • The Debate about Foucault's Interpretation of Ancient Sexuality

  • Further Reading