A Civilised Evening with Norbert Elias
- A Civilised Evening with Norbert Elias: Everything you always wanted to know about Eliasian sociology but didnít dare ask about
- Speaker: Liz Stanley # University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Emilia Sereva # University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Jacques Human # University of Edinburgh
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- Date and Time
- 20th Feb 2014 16:00 - 20th Feb 2014 18:00
- 6th Floor Common Room, Chrystal Macmillan Building
You are invited to join us for videos of Elias, readings of his work, discussion, wine & refreshments.
-- Introduction and welcome --
Video of Elias: ‘The Task of Sociology’ ‘Wishful Thinking’
Readings: What is Sociology?
Video of Elias: ‘Hegel, Marx, above all Marx’
Reading: Reflections of a Life
Video of Elias: Excitement, Boredom, Violence’
Readings: The Civilizing Process
Video of Elias: ‘The Problem of Time’
Reading: The Loneliness of the Dying
Video of Elias: ‘How To Become Human’
Readings: Involvement and Detachment
-- More Eliasian Moments: Collegial Discussion & Convivial Talk --
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