The Chomsky - Foucault Debate: On Human Nature (Paperback)

By Noam Chomsky, Michel Foucault, John Rajchman (Introduction by)
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Two of the 20th century's most influential thinkers debate a perennial question--is there such a thing as "innate" human nature independent of experiences and external influences?

About the Author

Noam Chomsky is Institute Professor emeritus at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, a world-renowned linguist and political activist, and the author of numerous books, including 9-11, Hegemony or Survival, Failed States, and the collection Understanding Power (The New Press).

Michel Foucault (1926-84) is one of the most significant social theorists of the twentieth century, his influence extending across many areas of the humanities and social sciences.

John Rajchman is Assitant Professor of Philosophy at Fordham University.

Cornel West is Associate Professor of Philosophy of Religion at the Yale Divinty School.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781595581341
ISBN-10: 1595581340
Publisher: New Press
Publication Date: September 18th, 2006
Pages: 213
Language: English