Homo Ludens: A Study of the Play-Element in Culture

  title={Homo Ludens: A Study of the Play-Element in Culture},
  author={Johan Huizinga},
The sociology of culture seeks to locate the world of the arts within the broader context of the institutions and ideology of society. This wide-ranging set covers the sociology of dance, literary taste and cinema. Taking into account also the cultural context of play and child-rearing, this is important reading for students and researchers in Cultural Studies. 
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