On high heels: A praxiography of doing Argentine tango

  title={On high heels: A praxiography of doing Argentine tango},
  author={Beate Littig},
  journal={European Journal of Women's Studies},
  pages={455 - 467}
  • B. Littig
  • Published 6 August 2013
  • Political Science
  • European Journal of Women's Studies
Argentine tango has been investigated by scholars of various disciplinary backgrounds. A broad range of empirical methods has been used in this research. But little attention has been paid to the artefacts which participate in the practice of Argentine tango. Following the programmatic claims of the ‘practical turn’ in the social sciences and in cultural studies, practices are always linked with the materiality of the practising bodies and of the artefacts participating in practices. Thus… 
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