Chapter 27. The Autonomy of Culture and the Invention of the Politics of Small Things: 1968 Revisited

  1. Mark D. Jacobs and
  2. Nancy Weiss Hanrahan
  1. Jeffrey C. Goldfarb

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996744.ch28

The Blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Culture

The Blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Culture

How to Cite

Goldfarb, J. C. (2005) The Autonomy of Culture and the Invention of the Politics of Small Things: 1968 Revisited, in The Blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Culture (eds M. D. Jacobs and N. W. Hanrahan), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996744.ch28

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631231745

Online ISBN: 9780470996744

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Keywords:

  • autonomy of culture;
  • sociological problem;
  • politics of small things;
  • cultural study;
  • axial change

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Prevaling Approaches To Culture

  • The Autonomy Of Culture As a Sociological Problem

  • Cultural Study and the Politics of Small Things

  • The Cultural Bases of the Politics of Small Things

  • Axial Change

  • The Embedded Autonomy of Culture

  • The Representation of Self (and Others)and the Pubic Sphere

  • Conclusions