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A Genealogy of Manners: Transformations of Social Relations in France and England from the Fourteenth to the Eighteenth Century

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Remarkable for its scope and erudition, Jorge Arditi's new study offers a fascinating history of mores from the High Middle Ages to the Enlightenment. Drawing on the pioneering ideas of Norbert Elias, Michel Foucault, and Pierre Bourdieu, Arditi examines the relationship between power and social practices and traces how power changes over time.

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Paperback, 322 pages
Published December 1st 1998 by University Of Chicago Press
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