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The Resource Telling about society, Howard S. Becker

Telling about society, Howard S. Becker

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Telling about society
Title
Telling about society
Statement of responsibility
Howard S. Becker
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eng
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DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HM511
LC item number
.B43 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Chicago guides to writing, editing, and publishing
Telling about society, Howard S. Becker
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [289]-298) and index
Contents
Telling about society -- Representations of society as organizational products -- Who does what? -- The work users do -- Standardization and innovation -- Summarizing details -- Reality aesthetics -- The morality of representations -- Parables, ideal types, and mathematical models -- Charts : thinking with drawings -- Visual sociology, documentary photography, and photojournalism -- Drama and multivocality : Shaw, Churchill, and Shawn -- Goffman, language, and the comparative strategy -- Jane Austen : the novel as social analysis -- Georges Perec's experiments in social description -- Italo Calvino, urbanologist -- Finally--
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Dimensions
23 cm.
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Extent
xix, 313 p. ;
Isbn
9780226041261
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006103504
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)77573180

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