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The Civilizing Process: Sociogenetic and Psychogenetic Investigations

 
 
 
 
The Civilizing Process: Sociogenetic and Psychogenetic Investigations
Author: Norbert Elias
ISBN 13: 9780631221616
ISBN 10: 631221611
Edition: Revised
Publisher: Blackwell Publishing
Publication Date: 2000-07-13
Format: Paperback
Pages: 592
List Price: $63.95
 
 

The Civilizing Process stands out as Norbert Elias' greatest work, tracing the "civilizing" of manners and personality in Western Europe since the late Middle Ages by demonstrating how the formation of states and the monopolization of power within them changed Western society forever.