Rules of Art: Genesis and Structure of the Literary Field

Rules of Art: Genesis and Structure of the Literary Field

By: Pierre Bourdieu (author)Paperback

Up to 2 WeeksUsually despatched within 2 weeks

£17.09 RRP £18.99  You save £1.90 (10%) & FREE Saver Delivery on orders over £20

Description

This is Bourdieu's long-awaited study of Flaubert and the formation of the modern literary field, it is an important contribution to the study of the social and historical conditions of literary works.

About Author

Pierre Bourdieu was Professor of Sociology at the College de France.

Contents

Prologue: Flaubert, Analyst of Flaubert: A Reading of Sentimental Education. Part I: Three States of the Field. 1. The Conquest of Autonomy: The Critical Phase in the Emergence of the Field. 2. The Emergence of a Dualist Structure. 3. The Market for Symbolic Goods. Part II: Foundations of a Science of Works of Art. 4. Questions of Method. 5. The Author's Point of View: Some General Properties of Fields of Cultural Production. Part III: To Understand Understanding. . 6. The Historical Genesis of the Pure Aesthetic. 7. The Social Genesis of the Eye. 8. A Theory of Reading in Practice. Da Capo Illusion and the Illusio. . Postscript For a Corporatism of the Universal. Notes. Index of Names. Subject Index.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780745617787
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 432
  • ID: 9780745617787
  • weight: 600
  • ISBN10: 0745617786
  • translations: French

Delivery Information

  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly

Close