Re: Intro to Foucault

On Thu, 12 Oct 1995, Alice Hart wrote:

> Hello all!
> I am a doctoral student in Library and Information Management at Emporia
> State University in Emporia, Kansas. I am currently enrolled in a course
> on philosophical concepts in research and have been asked to do a short
> presentation on Foucault. Can anyone suggest a good text that will give me
> an introduction to Foucault, one that is written for the "lay" person?
> Your help is much appreciated.
> ---
> Alice M. Hart
> University of Kansas Natural History Museum
> Division of Invertebrate Paleontology
> 121 Lindley Hall
> Lawrence, KS 66044
> Phone: (913) 864-2747
> Fax: (913) 864-5276

I think that *Michel Foucault*, by David R. Shumway (Charlottesville:
University of Virginia Press, 1989) might be a good choice.


Matthew M. Roberson
Dept. of English and Comparative Literature
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee


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