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Everyday Life and Cultural Theory

An Introduction

By Ben Highmore

Routledge – 2001 – 208 pages

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Description

Everyday Life and Cultural Theory provides a unique critical and historical introduction to theories of everyday life. Ben Highmore traces the development of conceptions of everyday life, from the cultural sociology of Georg Simmel, through the Mass-Observation project of the 1930s to contemporary theorists such as Michel de Certeau.

Author Bio

Ben Highmore is a Senior Lecturer in Cultural and Media Studies at the University of the West of England. He is editor of The Everyday Life Reader (forthcoming, Routledge 2002).

Name: Everyday Life and Cultural Theory: An Introduction (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By Ben Highmore. Everyday Life and Cultural Theory provides a unique critical and historical introduction to theories of everyday life. Ben Highmore traces the development of conceptions of everyday life, from the cultural sociology of Georg Simmel, through the...
Categories: Cultural Studies, Sociology of Culture