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The Resource Together : the rituals, pleasures, and politics of cooperation, Richard Sennett

Together : the rituals, pleasures, and politics of cooperation, Richard Sennett

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Together : the rituals, pleasures, and politics of cooperation
Title
Together
Title remainder
the rituals, pleasures, and politics of cooperation
Statement of responsibility
Richard Sennett
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses why people tend to avoid social engagement with those unlike themselves, why increased cooperation is necessary to make society prosper, and the skills necessary for strengthening cooperation
Summary
Discusses why people tend to avoid social situations with those unlike themselves and offers a path toward greater interaction between people of different races, ethnicities, religions and economic classes
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10030288
Cataloging source
Nz
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1943-
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Sennett, Richard
Dewey number
302/.14
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD2963
LC item number
.S46 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Cooperativeness
  • Cooperativeness
  • Social acceptance
  • Social adjustment
Target audience
adult
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the history, rituals, pleasures, and politics of cooperation
Label
Together : the rituals, pleasures, and politics of cooperation, Richard Sennett
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The cooperative frame of mind -- Pt. 1: Cooperation shaped. "The social question" : reformers in Paris explore a puzzle ; The fragile balance : competition and cooperation in nature and culture ; The "great unsettling" : how the Reformation transformed cooperation -- Pt. 2: Cooperation weakened. Inequality : imposed and absorbed in childhood ; The social triangle : how social relations become embittered at work ; The uncooperative self : the psychology of withdrawal -- Pt. 3: Cooperation strengthened. The workshop : making and repairing ; Everyday diplomacy : Reformation conversations put to practical use ; The community : practising commitment ; Coda : Montaigne's cat
Control code
ocn767840222
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 323 p.
Isbn
9780300116335
Lccn
2011933873
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)767840222
Label
Together : the rituals, pleasures, and politics of cooperation, Richard Sennett
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The cooperative frame of mind -- Pt. 1: Cooperation shaped. "The social question" : reformers in Paris explore a puzzle ; The fragile balance : competition and cooperation in nature and culture ; The "great unsettling" : how the Reformation transformed cooperation -- Pt. 2: Cooperation weakened. Inequality : imposed and absorbed in childhood ; The social triangle : how social relations become embittered at work ; The uncooperative self : the psychology of withdrawal -- Pt. 3: Cooperation strengthened. The workshop : making and repairing ; Everyday diplomacy : Reformation conversations put to practical use ; The community : practising commitment ; Coda : Montaigne's cat
Control code
ocn767840222
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 323 p.
Isbn
9780300116335
Lccn
2011933873
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)767840222

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