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By Gerhard Schmied

Schenken gehort zu den eher freundlichen Seiten unseres Lebens. Diese Feststellung hat verschiedene Implikationen. Wenn nach moderner Medien logik gute Nachrichten es nicht wert sind, weiten Kreisen vermeldet zu werden, dann erklart sich damit wenigstens teilweise die weitgehende Ver nachlassigung der Thematik "Schenken" in den Sozialwissenschaften. Ferner besteht dann im Rahmen einer wissenschaftlichen Erorterung des Schenkens stets die Gefahr, im Beschaulich-Schongeistigen zu verbleiben und der Anstrengung konsequenten theoretisch geleiteten Aufarbeitens auszuwei chen. Diese Gefahr soll durch Konzentration auf eine strikt soziologische Orientierung vermieden werden. Georg Simmel, ein Begrunder und bleibender Anreger der Kultursozio logie, nannte um die lahrhundertwende in einer sowohl sehr einfachen als auch umfassenden Klassikation "Geschenk, Raub, Tausch ... die ausser lichen Wechselwirkungsformen, die sich unmittelbar an die Besitzfrage knupfen" (S. 370). Als die den drei Formen entsprechenden reason be zeichnet er "Altruismus, Egoismus, objektive Normierung" (S. 370). speedy zwangslaufig wird auch der von Simmel dem Geschenk zugeordnete Altru ismus ein Thema sein, und zwar ein sehr schwieriges, dem aber nicht aus gewichen werden kann

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Download The Praeger Handbook of Education and Psychology Four by Joe L. Kincheloe & Raymond A. Horn Jr. PDF

By Joe L. Kincheloe & Raymond A. Horn Jr.

Cognition, brain, counseling psychology, lesson plans, studying types, and Vygotsky are only some of the many matters mentioned during this fascinating paintings. Educators, scholars, counselors, mom and dad, and others will locate new figuring out as they learn and read. How does the immigrant adventure have an effect on scholar results? What are the results of poverty on standardized checking out? How can a instructor or dad or mum improve examine abilities within the targeted wishes learner? what's the impact of the college surroundings on scholars? What are the bigger concerns at paintings in teaching scholars of numerous races, cultures, and periods. This paintings, a rethinking of faculty psychology, may be a necessary source for an individual who's drawn to educating and studying. It combines powerful, conventional wisdom with modern insights into the character of cutting-edge colleges and scholars.

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Download Generative Phonology. Description and Theory by Michael Kenstowicz, Charles Kisseberth PDF

By Michael Kenstowicz, Charles Kisseberth

This quantity explains the generative method of phonological research and conception via a rigorous exam of knowledge from a various pattern of languages. it is going to provide scholars the theoretical heritage essential to learn the phonological literature significantly, and the analytical instruments required for describing phonological constitution

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Download Mapping Appetite: Essays on Food, Fiction and Culture by Jopi Nyman and Pere Gallardo-Torrano PDF

By Jopi Nyman and Pere Gallardo-Torrano

As fresh years have witnessed a robust curiosity within the cultural illustration of the culinary, starting from analyses of foodstuff illustration in movie and literature to cultural readings of recipes, menus, nationwide cuisines and star cooks, the learn of nutrients narratives amidst modern buyer tradition has turn into an increasing number of vital. This booklet seeks to answer the problem by means of proposing a sequence of case reviews facing the illustration of meals and the culinary in various cultural texts together with post-colonial and well known fiction, ladies s magazines and meals writing. The individuals to the 1st a part of the quantity discover some of the features of nutrients in post-colonial writing starting from Salman Rushdie and Anita Desai to Zadie Smith and Maggie Gee within the context of globalization and multiculturalism. within the moment a part of the quantity the point of interest is on genres of well known fiction, the romantic novel and technology fiction. whereas the romantic novels of Joanne Harris, for example, hyperlink meals and cooking with girl empowerment, in technology fiction meals is hooked up with strength and expertise. The essays within the 3rd a part of the booklet discover the function of nutrition in go back and forth writing, girls s magazines and African American cookery books, exhibiting how problems with gender, kingdom and race are found in meals narratives.

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Download Studies in the Theory of Ideology by John B. Thompson PDF

By John B. Thompson

In this quantity John B. Thompson examines a number of the amazing modern contributions to the research of ideology. He focuses totally on ecu social theorists and philosophers, offering concise and significant value determinations in their paintings. as well as assessing the contributions of the well known thinkers, akin to Habermas and Ricoeur, Thompson introduces the reader to a wealthy number of authors who've been ignored within the English-speaking global: Cornelius Castoriadis, Claude Lefort, Pierre Bourdieu, Michel Pecheux, Jean Pierre Faye.

The paintings of those authors is analysed with a confident aim:? via a sympathetic evaluation in their views.  Thompson formulates the weather of a unique account of ideology. through addressing considerable and methodological concerns in addition to summary questions of justification and critique, this account seeks to combine sociological and philosophical concerns in a unified framework for the research of ideology. Studies within the conception of Ideology may be crucial interpreting for an individual drawn to crucial advancements in eu philosophy and smooth social thought.

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