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American Ritual Dramas Vol. 76

Social Rules and Cultural Meanings

American Ritual Dramas( )
Author: Deegan, Mary Jo
Series title:Controversies in Science Ser.
Publication Date:Jan 1989
Publisher:ABC-CLIO, LLC
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $84.00
Book Description:

Deegan attempts a most unlikely synthesis of the cynical theories of Erving Goffman and the community-affirming views of Victor Turner. Moreover, in testing the result in the context of modern American rituals, Deegan adds a good measure of Marxist-oriented feminism to provide strong structural connections and depth to the analysis. The end result of this difficult and rough-edged synthesis is not without flaws, but it represents a highly creative, provocative, promising, and...
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Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Sociology / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.357 x 9.477 Inches
Book Weight:0.92 Pounds

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