Professor Mariana Valverde at the University of Toronto has just published a lengthy review of The Punitive Society over at the British Journal of Criminology.
Didier Fassin, Axel Honneth, and Nadia Urbinati discuss Foucault’s third lecture series at the Collège de France, The Punitive Society (1972-1973). Please watch the video here or here. Please also read the introductory posts presenting the lectures by Didier Fassin, Axel Honneth, and Nadia Urbinati and the framing… Continue Reading
On October 9, 2015 Christopher Berk presented “Democratic Exclusions: Prisoners, patients, and children in democratic politics” at the Center for Contemporary Critical Thought. Children, prisoners, and the cognitively disabled present a thorny boundary problem for theorists of aggregative and deliberative… Continue Reading
In preparation of the third seminar, we encourage you to visit the Foucault 13/13 blog. You will find articles introducing and discussing The Punitive Society (1972-1973), as well as reading suggestions. Please join in the conversation by commenting on the… Continue Reading
By Bernard E. Harcourt and Jesús R. Velasco Michel Foucault, La Société punitive. Cours au Collège de France. 1972-1973, ed. Bernard E. Harcourt (Paris: Gallimard/Seuil, 2013) Michel Foucault, The Punitive Society: Lectures at the Collège de France 1972-1973, trans. Graham Burchell (New… Continue Reading