Questions tagged [michel-foucault]

Questions about the works of the French philosopher, historian of ideas and literary critic Michel Foucault (1926 – 1984).

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What does this line about Foucault's job being to “historicize discourse and textualize history” mean?

I found a line in my book which says something like this: Michael Foucault's main job is to historicize discourse and textualize history. The context of this quote is the following (from a course ...