(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2013)

Document title

"A great space of murmurings" : madness, romance and geography

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

PHILO C. (1) ;
(1) Dept. of Geography, Univ., Glasgow, ROYAUME-UNI


Prompted by the 50th anniversary of the first publication of Foucault's book "Madness and civilization", the paper explores how the book has changed between versions, in the process losing what can be cast as both its phenomenological undertones and a "romanticism" about the truths supposedly revealed by madness. The older Foucault's distancing from his earlier romanticism is instructive for scholars critiquing the recent history of human geography


Article of periodic

published at : Progress in human geography / ISSN 0309-1325

Editor : Arnold, London - ROYAUME-UNI (1977)

Millesime : 2013, vol. 37, no2 [pp. 167-194]

Bibliographic references : 3 p.

Collation : 3 fig., 1 tabl.



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Go to electronic document thanks to its DOI : doi:10.1177/0309132512460980

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