The practice of everyday life

General Information

Uniform Title
Arts de faire.
Author/Creator
Certeau, Michel de, 1925-1986
Language
English.
Published
Berkeley : University of California Press, 1988, c1984.
Physical Description
xxiv, 229 p. ; 24 cm.

Contents/Summary

Summary
"By exploring the public meanings of ingeniously defended private meanings the author describes the range of tactics available to the ordinary person for reclaiming his or her autonomy from the competing and all-pervasive forces of commerce, politics and culture"--publisher

Subjects

Subject
Social history.
Civilization, Modern.
Social ecology.
Culture > Philosophy.

Bibliographic Information

Responsibility
Michel de Certeau ; translated by Steven Rendall.
Note
Translation of: Arts de faire.
"First paperback printing"--Verso of t.p.
Content
I. A very ordinary culture -- II. Theories of the art of practice -- III. Spatial practices -- IV. Uses of language -- V. Ways of believing.
ISBN
0520061683
0520236998

Holdings

Item Type Current Location Collection Call Number Volume Info Shelving Location Public Note
BookOSA Archivum LibraryGeneral collection306.4/09 CERGeneral StacksDonation of Márk László-Herbert.

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