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Sociology, aesthetics & the city

Institut international de sociologie. World Congress

Sociology, aesthetics & the city

by Institut international de sociologie. World Congress

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Published by PLUS-Pisa University Press in Pisa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urban Sociology,
  • Aesthetics,
  • Congresses,
  • City and town life

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSociology, aesthetics and the city
    Statementedited by Vincenzo Mele ; with a foreword by Vincent N. Parrillo
    SeriesScienze sociali -- 5
    ContributionsMele, Vincenzo
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT107 .I49 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination277 p. :
    Number of Pages277
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25233281M
    ISBN 109788884927941
    LC Control Number2011437299

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    Cinema is not only a major industry in India, it is a powerful cultural force. In Bombay Cinema, Ranjani Mazumdar takes a multidisciplinary approach to understanding Bombay cinema as the unofficial archive of the city in India. In this analysis, Mazumdar reveals a complex postnationalist world, convulsed by the social crisis of the s and transformed by the experience of . other words, the social and the aesthetic are mutually constitutive, and neither in isolation can explain artistic production. Overall, then, social aesthetics is a rich and developing field guided by a number of questions crossing disciplines as varied as philosophy, musicology, sociology and cultural studies.


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