The practice turn in contemporary theory

Theodore R. Schatzki, Karin Knorr Cetina, Eike Von Savigny

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This book provides an exciting and diverse philosophical exploration of the role of practice and practices in human activity. It contains original essays and critiques of this philosophical and sociological attempt to move beyond current problematic ways of thinking in the humanities and social sciences. It will be useful across many disciplines, including philosophy, sociology, science, cultural theory, history and anthropology.

Original languageEnglish
Number of pages252
ISBN (Electronic)0203977459, 9781134586295
StatePublished - Jan 1 2005

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Publisher Copyright:
© 2001 Theodore R. Schatzki, Karin Knorr Cetina and Eike von Savigny; individual chapters, respective contributors. All rights reserved.

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