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The Resource Edgework : the sociology of risk-taking, edited by Stephen Lyng

Edgework : the sociology of risk-taking, edited by Stephen Lyng

Label
Edgework : the sociology of risk-taking
Title
Edgework
Title remainder
the sociology of risk-taking
Statement of responsibility
edited by Stephen Lyng
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
302/.12
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lyng, Stephen
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Risk-taking (Psychology)
Label
Edgework : the sociology of risk-taking, edited by Stephen Lyng
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
I. Introduction -- Edgework and the risk taking experience / Stephen Lyng -- II. Theoretical advances in the study of edgework -- Sociology at the Edge : Social Theory and Voluntary Risk Taking / Stephen Lyng -- Edgework : A Subjective and Structural Model of Negotiating Boundaries / Dragan Milovanovic -- III. The Edgework Experience : Anarchy and Aesthetics -- The Only Possible Adventure : Edgework and Anarchy / Jeff Ferrell -- Edgework and the Aesthetic Paradigm : Resonances and High Hopes / David Courtney -- IV. Group variations in edgework practices : gender, age, and class -- Gender and Emotion Management in the Stages of Edgework / Jennifer Lois -- Adolescents on the Edge : The Sensual Side of Delinquency / William J. Miller -- V. Mainstreaming edgework -- Adventure Without Risk is like Disneyland / Lori Holyfield, Lillian Jonas, and Anna Zajicek -- Financial Edgework : Trading in Market Currents / Charles W. Smith -- VI. Historicizing edgework -- Edgework and Insurance in Risk Societies : Some Notes on Victorian Lawyers and Mountaineers / Jonathan Simon -- On the Edge : Drugs and the Consumption of Risk in Late Modernity / Gerda Reith -- VII. Edgework in the academy -- Intellectual Risk Taking, Organizations, and Academic Freedom and Tenure / Gideon Sjoberg -- Doing Terrorism Research in the Dark Ages : Confessions of a Bottom Dog / Mark S. Hamm
Control code
ocm57298104
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 297 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203005293
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)57298104
Label
Edgework : the sociology of risk-taking, edited by Stephen Lyng
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
I. Introduction -- Edgework and the risk taking experience / Stephen Lyng -- II. Theoretical advances in the study of edgework -- Sociology at the Edge : Social Theory and Voluntary Risk Taking / Stephen Lyng -- Edgework : A Subjective and Structural Model of Negotiating Boundaries / Dragan Milovanovic -- III. The Edgework Experience : Anarchy and Aesthetics -- The Only Possible Adventure : Edgework and Anarchy / Jeff Ferrell -- Edgework and the Aesthetic Paradigm : Resonances and High Hopes / David Courtney -- IV. Group variations in edgework practices : gender, age, and class -- Gender and Emotion Management in the Stages of Edgework / Jennifer Lois -- Adolescents on the Edge : The Sensual Side of Delinquency / William J. Miller -- V. Mainstreaming edgework -- Adventure Without Risk is like Disneyland / Lori Holyfield, Lillian Jonas, and Anna Zajicek -- Financial Edgework : Trading in Market Currents / Charles W. Smith -- VI. Historicizing edgework -- Edgework and Insurance in Risk Societies : Some Notes on Victorian Lawyers and Mountaineers / Jonathan Simon -- On the Edge : Drugs and the Consumption of Risk in Late Modernity / Gerda Reith -- VII. Edgework in the academy -- Intellectual Risk Taking, Organizations, and Academic Freedom and Tenure / Gideon Sjoberg -- Doing Terrorism Research in the Dark Ages : Confessions of a Bottom Dog / Mark S. Hamm
Control code
ocm57298104
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 297 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203005293
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)57298104

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