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The Everyday Life Reader

The Everyday Life Reader
Author: N/A
ISBN 13: 9780415230254
ISBN 10: 41523025
Edition: 1
Publisher: Routledge
Publication Date: 2001-12-30
Format: Paperback
Pages: 392
List Price: $50.95

The Everyday Life Reader brings together a wide range of thinkers from Freud to Baudrillard with primary sources on everyday life such as the Mass Observation survey and key texts by Michel de Certeau and Henri Lefebvre, to provide a comprehensive resource on theories of everyday life. Ben Highmore's introduction surveys the development of thought about everyday life, setting theories in their social and historical context, and each themed section opens with an essay introducing the debates. Sections include:
• Situating the Everyday
• Everyday Life and National Culture
• Ethnography Near and Far
• Reclamation Work
• Everyday Things