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Interaction Ritual Chains

Pub Date : 2014-05-06 | Author : Randall Collins | Publisher : Princeton University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781400851744
ISBN 13 : 1400851742

Sex, smoking, and social stratification are three very different social phenomena. And yet, argues sociologist Randall Collins, they and much else in our social lives are driven by..


Interaction Ritual Chains

Pub Date : 2004 | Author : Randall Collins | Publisher : Princeton University Press

ISBN 10 : 0691090270
ISBN 13 : 9780691090276

Attempts to develop a "radical microsociology". This book proposes that successful rituals create symbols of group membership and pump up individuals with emotional energy, while f..


Interaction Ritual Chains

Pub Date : 2005 | Author : Randall Collins | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 0691123896
ISBN 13 : 9780691123899

Sex, smoking, and social stratification are three very different social phenomena. And yet, argues sociologist Randall Collins, they and much else in our social lives are driven by..


Interaction Ritual

Pub Date : 2017-07-12 | Author : Erving Goffman | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781351512077
ISBN 13 : 1351512072

"Not then, men and their moments. Rather, moment and their men," writes Erving Goffman in the introduction to his groundbreaking 1967 Interaction Ritual, a study of face-to-face in..


Violence

Pub Date : 2009-08-03 | Author : Randall Collins | Publisher : Princeton University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781400831753
ISBN 13 : 140083175X

In the popular misconception fostered by blockbuster action movies and best-selling thrillers--not to mention conventional explanations by social scientists--violence is easy under..


Collective Emotions

Pub Date : 2014 | Author : Christian von Scheve | Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN 10 : 9780199659180
ISBN 13 : 0199659184

Although collective emotions have a long tradition in scientific inquiry, for instance in mass psychology and the sociology of rituals and social movements, their importance for in..