IN THE REVIEW

The Mind on Sex

The Use of Pleasure: Volume II of The History of Sexuality

by Michel Foucault, translated by Robert Hurley
The original French edition of the first, introductory, volume of Michel Foucault’s History of Sexuality appeared as long ago as 1976 and the expectations it generated were very high. Here was one of the most distinguished and sophisticated practitioners of the history of ideas and institutions turning his attention to …