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Escape attempts

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From sexual fantasies to holidays this marvellous book charts our escape attempts. In a series of dazzling commentaries the authors reveal the ordinary and extraordinary ways in which we seek to defy the despair of the breakfast table and the office But the book is much more than a first-rate cartography of everyday life. It crackles with important theoretical insights about how normality' is managed. This fully revised edition contains a superb new introduction, Life After Postmodernism', which exposes the conceits of the postmodernist adventure and which should be required reading for anyone interested in making sense of everyday life.

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Author(s):
Stanley Cohen and Laurie Taylor
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1992
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0415065003
ISBN-13:
9780415065009
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Routledge
Title:
Escape attempts

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From sexual fantasies to holidays this marvellous book charts our escape attempts. In a series of dazzling commentaries the authors reveal the ordinary and extraordinary ways in which we seek to defy the despair of the breakfast table and the office But the book is much more than a first-rate cartography of everyday life. It crackles with important theoretical insights about how normality' is managed. This fully revised edition contains a superb new introduction, Life After Postmodernism', which exposes the conceits of the postmodernist adventure and which should be required reading for anyone interested in making sense of everyday life.

Author(s):
Stanley Cohen and Laurie Taylor
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1992
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0415065003
ISBN-13:
9780415065009
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Routledge
Title:
Escape attempts

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