Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Critiques of Everyday Life: An Introduction” as Want to Read:
Critiques of Everyday Life: An Introduction
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Critiques of Everyday Life: An Introduction

3.76  ·  Rating details ·  21 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Recent years have witnessed a burgeoning interest in the study of everyday life within the social sciences and humanities. In Critiques of Everyday Life Michael Gardiner proposes that there exists a counter-tradition within everyday life theorising. This counter-tradition has sought not merely to describe lived experience, but to transform it by elevating our understanding ...more
Paperback, 256 pages
Published September 19th 2000 by Routledge (first published July 27th 2000)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Critiques of Everyday Life, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Critiques of Everyday Life

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-48)
Rating details
Sort: Default
|
Filter
Yigitalp Ertem
Uzun bir aradan sonra, sevgili hocalarımın çevirdiği bu kitap ile akademik metinlere döndüm. İlk okuduğum makalelerden olan Şerif Mardin’in merkez-çevre makalesindekine benzer bir güçlük çektim yer yer (özellikle zorlu Bakhtin kısımlarında) fakat son bahiste tanıştığım Dorothy Smith başta olmak üzere, gündelik hayat üzerine düşünmüş, yazmış, eylemiş pek çok kişiyle karşılaştığıma sevindim. Perec'in "Uyuyan Adam"ı üzerine de iyi geliyor. "Semiotics of Kitchen" ile de iyi gidebilir.
https://www.you
...more
avsar
Dec 19, 2017 rated it really liked it
Gardiner makes a humble gesture by adding 'An Introduction' to the title. This book is more than an introduction, where Gardiner acts a tough but enabling mediator between a humongous account of literature on everyday life and us. The language and terminology is not always easy to understand, however if you patience through certain parts, you will get yor reward many times. Only one minor criticism might be, the lack of parallelisms to actual instances, tactics, events of everyday life, which I ...more
Mehtap
lefebvre ve de certeau'ya dönmek her zaman heyecanımı yeniliyor. gardiner pek güzel anlatmış.
Luthien Michaelis
rated it liked it
Feb 02, 2011
Mustafa
rated it it was amazing
Jan 22, 2018
Alex Leskanich
rated it really liked it
Jan 26, 2015
Freddie
rated it it was amazing
Dec 27, 2014
Jackie
rated it really liked it
Aug 06, 2013
Will Turner
rated it liked it
Oct 22, 2017
Maša
rated it it was ok
Feb 07, 2014
Gregory Kaplan
rated it liked it
Dec 21, 2012
Ido
rated it liked it
Sep 03, 2017
Tania
rated it liked it
Aug 10, 2017
Mark Hawker
rated it liked it
Aug 08, 2012
Sagi
rated it really liked it
Nov 21, 2015
Karmen
rated it liked it
Feb 07, 2016
Deniz Ozcetin
rated it really liked it
Oct 02, 2016
Abaydar
rated it really liked it
Apr 03, 2017
Ivana Zlatarić
rated it it was amazing
Feb 05, 2014
Phil Dickinson
rated it it was amazing
Jun 05, 2016
Saumya
rated it really liked it
Oct 29, 2013
Milan Urošević
rated it really liked it
Aug 25, 2016
Jest
marked it as to-read
Nov 20, 2007
Aloysius
is currently reading it
Jun 16, 2010
Wyraz
is currently reading it
Nov 10, 2012
Mark Fitzpatrick
marked it as to-read
Nov 20, 2012
Ki Seung
marked it as to-read
Mar 14, 2013
Karma
marked it as to-read
May 07, 2013
Jenny
added it
May 28, 2013
Wendy Weird
marked it as to-read
Jul 11, 2014
Gork
added it
Nov 09, 2014
Justin Deluca
is currently reading it
Jan 18, 2015
Chloe
added it
Mar 27, 2015
Galina Sukhomud
marked it as to-read
Jan 27, 2016
Marko
added it
Feb 01, 2016
Anna Tokareva
marked it as to-read
Feb 29, 2016
Ана
marked it as to-read
Aug 27, 2016
BookDB
marked it as to-read
Aug 28, 2016
Kim
marked it as to-read
Nov 03, 2016
Hajira
marked it as to-read
Feb 08, 2017
Myc
added it
Feb 24, 2017
Gio
marked it as to-read
Apr 18, 2017
Steven Chang
marked it as to-read
Aug 29, 2017
Henri
marked it as to-read
Aug 30, 2017
Kevin Bryden McDonagh
marked it as to-read
Sep 22, 2017
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »