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The Resource Returning (to) communities : theory, culture and political practice of the communal, edited by Stefan Herbrechter and Michael Higgins, (electronic resource)

Returning (to) communities : theory, culture and political practice of the communal, edited by Stefan Herbrechter and Michael Higgins, (electronic resource)

Label
Returning (to) communities : theory, culture and political practice of the communal
Title
Returning (to) communities
Title remainder
theory, culture and political practice of the communal
Statement of responsibility
edited by Stefan Herbrechter and Michael Higgins
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Returning (to) Communities offers an innovative collection of examples and case studies into what has become a hotly disputed topic. The chapters present a wide-ranging series of interventions into the new debates over the concepts and practices of "community" and the communal. For this book, scholars have been gathered from across Europe and Australia as well as from the United States, and several contributors are involved in community practice. Returning (to) Communities is essential reading to researchers and students in social policy, sociology, ethnic studies, cultural analysis, media stu
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Is part of
Dewey number
307
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Herbrechter, Stefan
  • Higgins, Michael
Series statement
Critical studies
Series volume
v. 28
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  • Communities
  • Community life
  • Community development
Label
Returning (to) communities : theory, culture and political practice of the communal, edited by Stefan Herbrechter and Michael Higgins, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
Table of Contents; Introduction; Section One: Conceptualising Communities; Comprehending Community; Theorising Europe from the Other Shore: Derrida, Community and the Exemplarity of Europe; Heterogeneous Community: Beyond New Traditionalism; Stanley Fish meet Jean-Paul Sartre: Community, Difference and Multicultural Theory; Thomas Kuhn's Construction of Scientific Communities; Jean-Luc Nancy: An Attempt to Reduce Community to Ontology; Webs as Pegs; Section Two: Communities and Cultural Praxis
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ocm70895031
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (406 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423791492
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unknown
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eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70895031
Label
Returning (to) communities : theory, culture and political practice of the communal, edited by Stefan Herbrechter and Michael Higgins, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
Table of Contents; Introduction; Section One: Conceptualising Communities; Comprehending Community; Theorising Europe from the Other Shore: Derrida, Community and the Exemplarity of Europe; Heterogeneous Community: Beyond New Traditionalism; Stanley Fish meet Jean-Paul Sartre: Community, Difference and Multicultural Theory; Thomas Kuhn's Construction of Scientific Communities; Jean-Luc Nancy: An Attempt to Reduce Community to Ontology; Webs as Pegs; Section Two: Communities and Cultural Praxis
Control code
ocm70895031
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (406 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423791492
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70895031

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