A genealogy of manners : Transformations of social relations in France and England from the fourteenth to the eighteenth century (Book, 1999) [WorldCat.org]
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A genealogy of manners : Transformations of social relations in France and England from the fourteenth to the eighteenth century

Author: Jorge Arditi
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Arditi's study offers a history of mores from the High Middle Ages to the Enlightenment. Drawing on the ideas of Elias, Foucault and Bourdieu, as well as through analysing courtesy manuals and  Read more...

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Named Person: Norbert Elias; Michel Foucault; Pierre Bourdieu
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jorge Arditi
ISBN: 0226025845 9780226025841 0226025837 9780226025834
OCLC Number: 60191162
Description: 304 pages
Contents: Acknowledgments 1: Manners, Social Relations, and Power 2: Centeredness, Social Coalescence, and the Hegemony of Ecclesias 3: Courtesy, Detachment, and the Transformations of the Relational Order 4: Civility and the Politics of Grace 5: Honnetete and the Consolidation of Royal Centrality 6: Paradoxes of the English Gentleman 7: Etiquette and the Constitution of Multicenteredness 8: Foundational Metamorphoses Notes Bibliography Index
Responsibility: Jorge Arditi (Assistant Professor of Sociology, State University of New York, Buffalo, USA).

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