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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.  - Michel Foucault
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Michel Foucault
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Born: October 15, 1926

Died: June 26, 1984 (aged 57)

Nationality: French

Occupation: Historian

Bio: Michel Foucault was a French philosopher, social theorist and historian of ideas. He held a chair at the Collège de France with the title History of Systems of Thought, and lectured at both the University at Buffalo and the University of California, Berkeley.

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