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The order of things : an archaeology of the human sciences / Michel Foucault.

By: Foucault, Michel, 1926-1984.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1994Description: xxiv, 387 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.ISBN: 0679753354; 9780679753353.Other title: Archaeology of the human sciences.Uniform titles: Mots et les choses. English Subject(s): Learning and scholarship | Civilization -- History
Contents:
Part I. 1. Las meninas -- 2. The prose of the world: The four similitudes ; Signatures ; The limits of the world ; The writing of things ; The being of language -- 3. Representing: Don Quixote ; Order ; The representation of the sign ; Duplicated representation ; The imagination of resemblance ; Methesis and 'taxinomia' -- 4. Speaking: Criticism and commentary ; General grammar ; The theory of the verb ; Articulation ; Designation ; Derivation ; The quadrilateral of language -- 5. Classifying: What the historians say ; Natural history ; Structure ; Character ; Continuity and catastrophe ; Monsters and fossils ; The discourse of nature -- 6. Exchanging: The analysis of wealth ; Money and prices ; Mercantilism ; The pledge and the price ; The creation of value ; Utility ; General table ; Desire and representation -- Part II. 7.The limits of representation: The age of history ; The measure of labour ; The organic structure of beings ; Word inflection ; Ideology and criticism ; Objective syntheses -- 8. Labour, life, language: The new empiricities ; Ricardo ; Cuvier ; Bopp ; Language become object -- 9. Man and his doubles: The return of language ; The place of the king ; The analytic of finitude ; The empirical and the transcendental ; The 'cogito' and the unthought ; The retreat and return of the origin ; Discourse and man's being ; The anthropological sleep -- 10. The human science: The three faces of knowledge ; The form of the human sciences ; The three models ; History ; Psychoanalysis and ethnology ; In conclusion.
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Reprint of the 1971 ed. published by Pantheon Books, New York, in series: World of man.

Includes bibliographical references.

Part I. 1. Las meninas -- 2. The prose of the world: The four similitudes ; Signatures ; The limits of the world ; The writing of things ; The being of language -- 3. Representing: Don Quixote ; Order ; The representation of the sign ; Duplicated representation ; The imagination of resemblance ; Methesis and 'taxinomia' -- 4. Speaking: Criticism and commentary ; General grammar ; The theory of the verb ; Articulation ; Designation ; Derivation ; The quadrilateral of language -- 5. Classifying: What the historians say ; Natural history ; Structure ; Character ; Continuity and catastrophe ; Monsters and fossils ; The discourse of nature -- 6. Exchanging: The analysis of wealth ; Money and prices ; Mercantilism ; The pledge and the price ; The creation of value ; Utility ; General table ; Desire and representation -- Part II. 7.The limits of representation: The age of history ; The measure of labour ; The organic structure of beings ; Word inflection ; Ideology and criticism ; Objective syntheses -- 8. Labour, life, language: The new empiricities ; Ricardo ; Cuvier ; Bopp ; Language become object -- 9. Man and his doubles: The return of language ; The place of the king ; The analytic of finitude ; The empirical and the transcendental ; The 'cogito' and the unthought ; The retreat and return of the origin ; Discourse and man's being ; The anthropological sleep -- 10. The human science: The three faces of knowledge ; The form of the human sciences ; The three models ; History ; Psychoanalysis and ethnology ; In conclusion.

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