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Excitement Processes : Norbert Elias's unpublished works on sports, leisure, body, culture.

By: Haut, Jan.
Contributor(s): Dolan, Paddy | Reicher, Dieter | Sánchez García, Raúl.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Wiesbaden : Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden, 2017Copyright date: ©2018Description: 1 online resource (318 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9783658149123.Subject(s): Sociologists--GermanyGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Excitement Processes : Norbert Elias's unpublished works on sports, leisure, body, cultureDDC classification: 306.483 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Contents -- Editors and Contributors -- Part I Introduction -- Reconstructing Elias's Work on Leisure, Sports and the Body -- Editorial Note -- References -- Part II Section 1: Leisure and Culture -- Spontaneity and Self-consciousness -- A Thought Experiment in the Long-Term Imagination About Leisure -- The Pressure of Rationality on the Moralisation of Spontaneous Leisure Enjoyments -- Beyond Kitsch and Romanticism: From Stone Age Dancing to Jazz and Modern Art -- Reconciling Spontaneity and Self-consciousness: Education for Controlled Decontrolling -- Notice on Spontaneity and Self-consciousness: Elias's Early Approach to Leisure Activities -- The Problem of Dating the Manuscript -- Contents of Spontaneity -- The Intellectual Context -- Two Theoretic Innovations of Spontaneity -- Summary and Conclusion -- References -- Civilization, Happiness and the Thinking Millipede: A Commentary on Norbert Elias's Spontaneity and Self-consciousness -- The Core Idea of the Lecture and Its Position in Elias's Known Works -- 'The Price of Civilisation' in the Utopia of a Modern Affluent Society: Macro-Sociological Comparisons and Critique -- The Message of Spontaneity Today: 50 Years After -- References -- Part III Section 2: Sportisation and 'Modernisation' -- Fragments on Sportisation Norbert Elias -- Sportisation in Nineteenth Century -- The Hambledon Club -- Plan -- Completing Sportisation: Elias on the Diffusion and Differentiation of Sport in 'Modern' Society -- The English Origins of Sport: Initial Questions and Answers Published -- Diffusion and Variation in the Nineteenth Century -- Different Lines of Development -- Conclusion -- References -- Elias on the Development of Modern Sport: Empirical Error, Interpretive Insight and Conceptual Clarification -- Elias and the Development of Cricket: Empirical Review.
Elias and the Development of Cricket: Conceptual Review -- The Contribution to an Eliasian Perspective on the Development of Modern Sport -- The Significance of the Fragments on the Stokvis-Malcolm Debate -- References -- Part IV Section 3: Sport, Violence and State Formation -- Boxing and Duelling Norbert Elias -- Boxing and Duelling: Critical Remarks on Elias on Violence and State-Formation from a Historical Perspective -- References -- Class Relations and the Development of Boxing: Norbert Elias on Sportisation Processes in England and France -- Introduction to Elias's Manuscript -- Class Relations and Hybridisation -- Gambling, Fair Play and the Entrepreneurs of Boxing -- Resemblance Between Published and Unpublished Works -- Figurational Research on Boxing -- Histories of Savate and Boxing: National Differences -- Conclusion -- References -- Revisiting Duelling and Fencing in the Sociology of Norbert Elias -- Duelling, Fencing and 'Quest for Excitement' -- 'Royal Mechanism' and the Transition from Duelling to Early Courtier Fencing -- The Development of Modern Sport Fencing During the Nineteenth Century -- Concluding Remarks -- References -- Part V Section 4: The Body -- The 'Rediscovery' of the Body Norbert Elias -- Elias's Contribution to the Sociology of the Body: The Rediscovery of the Hinge -- The Hinge -- Applications of the Hinge -- Future Directions -- References -- Part VI Conclusion -- Conclusion -- References -- Index.
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Contents -- Editors and Contributors -- Part I Introduction -- Reconstructing Elias's Work on Leisure, Sports and the Body -- Editorial Note -- References -- Part II Section 1: Leisure and Culture -- Spontaneity and Self-consciousness -- A Thought Experiment in the Long-Term Imagination About Leisure -- The Pressure of Rationality on the Moralisation of Spontaneous Leisure Enjoyments -- Beyond Kitsch and Romanticism: From Stone Age Dancing to Jazz and Modern Art -- Reconciling Spontaneity and Self-consciousness: Education for Controlled Decontrolling -- Notice on Spontaneity and Self-consciousness: Elias's Early Approach to Leisure Activities -- The Problem of Dating the Manuscript -- Contents of Spontaneity -- The Intellectual Context -- Two Theoretic Innovations of Spontaneity -- Summary and Conclusion -- References -- Civilization, Happiness and the Thinking Millipede: A Commentary on Norbert Elias's Spontaneity and Self-consciousness -- The Core Idea of the Lecture and Its Position in Elias's Known Works -- 'The Price of Civilisation' in the Utopia of a Modern Affluent Society: Macro-Sociological Comparisons and Critique -- The Message of Spontaneity Today: 50 Years After -- References -- Part III Section 2: Sportisation and 'Modernisation' -- Fragments on Sportisation Norbert Elias -- Sportisation in Nineteenth Century -- The Hambledon Club -- Plan -- Completing Sportisation: Elias on the Diffusion and Differentiation of Sport in 'Modern' Society -- The English Origins of Sport: Initial Questions and Answers Published -- Diffusion and Variation in the Nineteenth Century -- Different Lines of Development -- Conclusion -- References -- Elias on the Development of Modern Sport: Empirical Error, Interpretive Insight and Conceptual Clarification -- Elias and the Development of Cricket: Empirical Review.

Elias and the Development of Cricket: Conceptual Review -- The Contribution to an Eliasian Perspective on the Development of Modern Sport -- The Significance of the Fragments on the Stokvis-Malcolm Debate -- References -- Part IV Section 3: Sport, Violence and State Formation -- Boxing and Duelling Norbert Elias -- Boxing and Duelling: Critical Remarks on Elias on Violence and State-Formation from a Historical Perspective -- References -- Class Relations and the Development of Boxing: Norbert Elias on Sportisation Processes in England and France -- Introduction to Elias's Manuscript -- Class Relations and Hybridisation -- Gambling, Fair Play and the Entrepreneurs of Boxing -- Resemblance Between Published and Unpublished Works -- Figurational Research on Boxing -- Histories of Savate and Boxing: National Differences -- Conclusion -- References -- Revisiting Duelling and Fencing in the Sociology of Norbert Elias -- Duelling, Fencing and 'Quest for Excitement' -- 'Royal Mechanism' and the Transition from Duelling to Early Courtier Fencing -- The Development of Modern Sport Fencing During the Nineteenth Century -- Concluding Remarks -- References -- Part V Section 4: The Body -- The 'Rediscovery' of the Body Norbert Elias -- Elias's Contribution to the Sociology of the Body: The Rediscovery of the Hinge -- The Hinge -- Applications of the Hinge -- Future Directions -- References -- Part VI Conclusion -- Conclusion -- References -- Index.

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