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Foucauldian

adjective Fou·caul·di·an \fü-ˈkō-dē-ən\

Definition of Foucauldian

  1. :  of, relating to, or characteristic of the philosophy of Michel Foucault



1981

First Known Use of foucauldian

1981

Variants of foucauldian

also Fou·cault·ian \-ˈkō-ē-ən\

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