Book reviews

Books for review

Books not yet assigned a reviewer

Aliraza Javaid, Male Rape, Masculitnites & Sexualities. Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018.*

Deborah Niederer Saxon, The Care of the Self in Early Christian Texts. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017.*

John Iliopoulos, This History of Reason in the Age of Madness: Foucault’s Enlightenment and a radical critique of Psychiatry. Bloomsbury, 2017.*

Kevin Thompson and Perry Zurn (Ed.), Intolerable: Writings form Michel Foucault and Prisons Information Group (1970-1980). Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2021.*

Niki Kasumi Clements, Sites of the Ascetic Self: John Cassian and Christian Ethical Formation. Indiana: University of Notre Dame Press, 2020.*

Ottavio Marzocca. Biopolitics for Beginners: Knowledge of Life and Government of People. Milan and Udine: Mimesis International, 2020.*

Rey Chow, A Face Drawn in Sand: Humanistic Inquiry and Foucault in the Present. New York: Columbia University Press, 2021.*

Stuart Elden, The Birth of Power. Polity Press, 2017.*

Sverre Raffnsøe, Morten S. Thaning, and Marius Gudmand-Høyer, Michel Foucault: A research companion. Springer, 2016.*

* Unfortunately, due to the pandemic circumstances, the editors of Foucault Studies might only be able to provide interested reviewers with a digital copy of the book.

 

If you are interested in reviewing one of the above books, please contact for English-language publications Book Reviews Editor Alan Rosenberg at foucnietz@nyc.rr.com. For non-English language publications contact Reviews Editor Marius Gudmand-Høyer at mgh.lpf@cbs.dk. If you have any questions please contact managing editor Andreas Dahl Jakobsen at adj.mpp@cbs.dk.

Book reviews should be between 1,000 and 2,000 words.

 

Books assigned for review

Aliraza Javaid, Masculinities, Sexualities and Love. Abingdon & New York: Routledge, 2019.

Apple Zefelius Igrek, Entropic Affirmation: On the origins of Conflict in Change, Death, and Otherness. Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield, 2018.

Benjamin Kahan, The Book of Minor Perverts: Sexology, Etiology & the Emergences of Sexuality. Chicago: Chicago University Press, 2019.

Chloë Taylor, Foucault, Feminism and Sex Crimes: An Anti-Carceral Analysis. New York: Routledge, 2019.

Cory Wimberly, How Propaganda Became Public Relations: Foucault and the Corporate Government of the Public. Routledge: New York, 2020.

David Macey, The Lives of Michel Foucault. Verso, 2019.

Dianna Taylor, Sexual Violence and Humiliation: A Foucauldian-Feminist Perspective. Routledge, 2019.

Lynne Huffer, Foucault's Strange Eros. Columbia University Press, 2020.

Marco Checchi, The Primacy of Resistance. Power, Opposition and Becoming. New York: Bloomsbury Press, 2021.

Mitchell Dean & Daniel Zamora, The Last Man Takes LSD: Foucault and the End of Revolution. London: Verso, 2021.

Mona Lilja, Constructive Resistance: Repetitions, Emotions, and Time. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2021.

Ottavio Marzocca, Biopolitics for Beginners: Knowledge of Life and Government of People. Milan and Udine: Mimesis International, 2020.

Patrick G. Stefan, The Power of Resurrection: Foucault, Discipline, and Early Christian Resistance. Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield, 2020.

Paul Van Tongeren, The Art of Living Well: Moral Experience and Virtue Ethics. England: Bloomsbury, 2020.

Pierre Hadot, The Selected Writings of Pierre Hadot: Philosophy as Practice. Ed. by Matthew Sharpe and Federico Testa. England: Bloomsbury, 2020.

Robert Mitchell, Infectious Liberty: Biopolitics between Romanticism and Liberalism. New York: Fordham University Press, 2021.

Samuel Talcott, Georges Canguilhem and the Problem of Error. Palgrave Macmillan, 2019.

Stephen W. Sawyer and Daniel Steinmetz-Jenkins, eds. Foucault, Neoliberalism, and Beyond. Rowman & Littlefield, 2019.

Stuart Elden, Canguilhem. Polity Press, 2019.

Stuart Elden, The Early Foucault. Polity Press, 2021.*

Thomas Lemke, Foucault’s Analysis of Modern Governmentality: A Critique of Political Reason. London: Verso, 2019.

 

If you wish to suggest or send books for review to the journal, please contact for English-language publications Book Reviews Editor Alan Rosenberg at foucnietz@nyc.rr.com. For non-English language publications contact Reviews Editor Marius Gudmand-Høyer at mgh.lpf@cbs.dk. If you have any questions please contact managing editor Andreas Dahl Jakobsen at adj.mpp@cbs.dk.