Beyond Goffman

Author: Stephen H. Riggins
Editor: Walter de Gruyter
ISBN: 3110847299
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Beyond Goffman
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Stephen H. Riggins
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990-01-01 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

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Deciphering Goffman
Language: en
Pages: 198
Authors: Ramon Vargas Maseda
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-27 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Challenging the ‘classical’ conception of Goffman’s sociology, this book offers a new interpretation based on a comprehensive examination of previous interpretations and critical assessments of Goffman’s work. Epistemologically, the book acknowledges the important but overlooked influences of both pluralism and particularly of pragmatism, where not only Simmel but also James
Goffman's Legacy
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Javier A. Treviño
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-07-28 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

Erving Goffman (1922-82) was arguably one of the most influential American sociologists of the twentieth century. A keen observer of the interaction order of everyday life, Goffman's books, which have sold in the hundreds of thousands, continue to be widely read and his concepts have permanently entered the sociology lexicon.
The Contemporary Goffman
Language: en
Pages: 396
Authors: Michael Hviid Jacobsen
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-12-22 - Publisher: Routledge

The Contemporary Goffman highlights the continued relevance of Goffman to sociology and related disciplines – to theoretical discussions as well as to substantive empirical research – through contributions dealing with a variety of topics and themes.
The Social Thought of Erving Goffman
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Michael Hviid Jacobsen, Soren Kristiansen
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-06 - Publisher: SAGE Publications

Part of the SAGE Social Thinker series, this book serves as a concise and inviting introduction to the life and works of Erving Goffman, one of the most prominent social theorists in postwar sociology. Goffman’s ideas continue to influence scholars in various fields and have also attracted many readers outside