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The Civilizing Process: Sociogenetic and Psychogenetic Investigations
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Dialectic of enlightenment : philosophical fragments
Dialectic of Enlightenment is undoubtedly the most influential publication of the Frankfurt School of Critical Theory. Written during the Second World War and circulated privately, it appeared in a
Likeness and Presence: A History of the Image before the Era of Art
List of Illustrations Foreword 1: Introduction a: The Power of Images and the Limitations of Theologians b: Portrait and Memory c: The Images' Loss of Power and Their New Role as Art 2: The Icon from
The loneliness of the dying ; and, Humana conditio : observations on the development of humanity on the fortieth anniversary of the end of a war (8 May 1985)
Norbert Elias, 1897-1990 Note on the text THE LONELINESS OF THE DYING: 1 The loneliness of the dying in our time 2 Postscript: Ageing and dying: some sociological problems Appendix: On immortality
On the process of civilisation : sociogenetic and psychogenetic investigations
Norbert Elias (1897-1990) Note on the text Preface by Elias VOLUME I: Changes in the behaviour of the secular upper classes in the West PART ONE: On the Sociogenesis of the Concepts of 'Civilisation'
Interviews and Autobiographical Reflections
Vol. 17 of the Collected Works can serve as an excellent introduction to Elias's thinking overall. In the last decade of his life, Elias gave many interviews in which he discussed aspects of his