The order of discourseIn "The Order of Discourse," Foucault argues that discourse is controlled by certain functions, actions, or rules. is it always true that discourse can be limited ? 

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amy-lepore eNotes educator| Certified Educator

There are always rules of engagement--spoken or otherwise.  Even when, in debate or persuasive discourse, there seems that no true rules are being followed, the speaker has a strategy.  It's like chess.  You move, you anticipate the opponent's move, and you counter.

simmisahay | Student

wil u pl send a detailed anlysis of Foucault essay "The Order Of discourse" So That It Can Be Taught To P.G. Students. I Could Not Make Out Anything Out Of It. :(

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discourse | Student

Could you please let me know what does Michel mean by Order of Discourse?