Michel Foucault Society Quotes

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What did Michel Foucault say about Society?

Michel Foucault has written many quotes about Society. E.g.,

  • What strikes me is the fact that in our society, art has become something which is only related to objects, and not to individuals, or to life.
  • Power is not an institution, and not a structure neither is it a certain strength we are endowed with it is the name that one attributes to a complex strategical situation in a particular society.
  • Prison continues, on those who are entrusted to it, a work begun elsewhere, which the whole of society pursues on each individual through innumerable mechanisms of discipline.

What are the top most famous Society quotes by Michel Foucault?

Here are the top most famous quotes about Society by Michel Foucault.

  • What strikes me is the fact that in our society, art has become something which is only related to objects, and not to individuals, or to life.
  • Power is not an institution, and not a structure neither is it a certain strength we are endowed with it is the name that one attributes to a complex strategical situation in a particular society.
  • Prison continues, on those who are entrusted to it, a work begun elsewhere, which the whole of society pursues on each individual through innumerable mechanisms of discipline.
  • Justice must always question itself, just as society can exist only by means of the work it does on itself and on its institutions.
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