Chapter 8. Pragmatics of Taste

  1. Mark D. Jacobs and
  2. Nancy Weiss Hanrahan
  1. Antoine Hennion

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996744.ch9

The Blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Culture

The Blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Culture

How to Cite

Hennion, A. (2005) Pragmatics of Taste, 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.ch9

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:

  • pragmatics;
  • sociology;
  • reflexive activity;
  • theory of attachments;
  • anachronism

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Taking the Great Amateur Seriously

  • A Choice Ally: The History of Art

  • The Pragmatic Turn

  • Taste as a Reflexive Activity

  • A Theory of Attachments

  • Conclusion: Taste as a Form of Presence in the World?