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Title Goffman and social organization : studies in a sociological legacy / edited by Greg Smith.

Published New York : Routledge, 1999.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  301 GOFF    AVAILABLE
Physical description p. cm.
Series Routledge studies in social and political thought ; 17
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. Introduction: interpreting Goffman's sociological legacy / Greg Smith -- 2. Erving Goffman: what is a life? The uneasy making of an intellectual biography / Yves Winkin -- 3. Fine romances: two arrangements between the sexes in public places / Carol Brooks Gardner -- 4. Role distance and the negational self / James J. Chriss -- 5. Sundered selves: mental illness and the interaction order in the work of Erving Goffman / William Gronfein -- 6. Ethnographic coats and tents / Philip Manning -- 7. The omnipotence of the actor: Erving Goffman on 'the definition of the situation' / Wes Sharrock -- 8. Reading Goffman on interaction / Rod Watson -- 9. Non-person and Goffman: sociology under the influence of literature / Andrew Travers -- 10. Claiming the text: parsing the sardonic visions of Erving Goffman and Thorstein Veblen / Gary Alan Fine.
Other author Smith, Greg, M. A.
Subject Goffman, Erving.
Social structure.
Social interaction.
Social groups.
Social role.
ISBN 0415112044