Foucault 3/13 Biblio: The Punitive Society

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 York: Palgrave, 2015)

Secondary Sources:

Ed Cohen, “Capitalizing on The Body’: The Productive Body and La société punitive : Cours au Collège de France (1972-1973),” The Los Angeles Review of Books, July 25, 2014

Stuart Elden, “Discipline, Punish, Examine and Produce: Foucault’s La société punitive,” Berfrois, January 28, 2014.

Bernard E. Harcourt, “The ’73 Graft: Punishment, Political Economy, and the Genealogy of Morals,” SSRN, 2015

___________, “Spectacle and Surveillance,” SSRN, 2014.

Marcelo Hoffman, Book Review, Political Theory (2015)


Day-long Conference at EHESS, “Autour de Michel Foucault, La Société punitive (1972-1973),” December 17, 2013.