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The Norbert Elias reader : a biographical selection / edited by Johan Goudsblom and Stephen Mennell. (1998)

Authors: Elias, Norbert, 1897-1990., Goudsblom, Johan., Mennell, Stephen.
Publisher:Oxford : Blackwell,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 24 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 24 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Author:
  • Elias, Norbert, 1897-1990.
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • x,295p. ; 24 cm.
Contents:
  • Pt. I. The Early Years, 1920-1935. 1. Idea and Individual. 2. On Primitive Art. 3. Court Society as a Sociological Problem. 4. The Expulsion of the Huguenots from France. 5. The Kitsch Style and the Age of Kitsch
  • Pt. II. The Civilizing Process, 1935-1940. 6. An Outline of The Civilizing Process. 7. Kultur and Civilisation. 8. The Rise of the Fork. 9. The Sociogenesis of Courts. 10. Civilization and Rationalization. 11. The Society of Individuals - I
  • Pt. III. Sociologist in Britain, 1950-1965. 12. Sociology and Psychiatry. 13. The Naval Profession. 14. Involvement and Detachment. 15. The Society of Individuals - II. 16. The Quest for Excitement in Leisure. 17. Group Charisma and Group Disgrace. 18. The Breakdown of Civilization
  • Pt. IV. A European Sociologist, 1966-1990. 19. The Civilizing Process Revisited. 20. The Concept of Figurations. 21. African Art. 22. An Interview in Amsterdam. 23. The Sciences. 24. On the Concept of Everyday Life.
  • 25. The Retreat of Sociologists into the Present. 26. Renate Rubinstein. 27. The Civilizing of Parents. 28. Technization and Civilization. 29. The Society of Individuals - III. 30. Informalization and the Civilizing Process. 31. Mozart's Revolt. 32. The Symbol Theory.
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Notes:
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [277]-283) and index.
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 0631193081 (cased) :
  • 063119309X (pbk.) :
Dewey Number:
  • 301/‚Äč.094
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 13174797
  • 13174797
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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