The Resource Edgework : the sociology of risk-taking, edited by Stephen Lyng, (electronic resource/)

Edgework : the sociology of risk-taking, edited by Stephen Lyng, (electronic resource/)

Label
Edgework : the sociology of risk-taking
Title
Edgework
Title remainder
the sociology of risk-taking
Statement of responsibility
edited by Stephen Lyng
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
302/.12
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF637.R57
LC item number
E34 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Edgework : the sociology of risk-taking, edited by Stephen Lyng, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://massasoit.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&authtype=cookie%2Cip%2Ccpid&custid=massas&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=115544
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Introduction -- Edgework and the risk taking experience / Stephen Lyng -- II. Theoretical advances in the study of edgework -- Sociology at the Edge : Social Theory and Voluntary Risk Taking / Stephen Lyng -- Edgework : A Subjective and Structural Model of Negotiating Boundaries / Dragan Milovanovic -- III. The Edgework Experience : Anarchy and Aesthetics -- The Only Possible Adventure : Edgework and Anarchy / Jeff Ferrell -- Edgework and the Aesthetic Paradigm : Resonances and High Hopes / David Courtney -- IV. Group variations in edgework practices : gender, age, and class -- Gender and Emotion Management in the Stages of Edgework / Jennifer Lois -- Adolescents on the Edge : The Sensual Side of Delinquency / William J. Miller -- V. Mainstreaming edgework -- Adventure Without Risk is like Disneyland / Lori Holyfield, Lillian Jonas, and Anna Zajicek -- Financial Edgework : Trading in Market Currents / Charles W. Smith -- VI. Historicizing edgework -- Edgework and Insurance in Risk Societies : Some Notes on Victorian Lawyers and Mountaineers / Jonathan Simon -- On the Edge : Drugs and the Consumption of Risk in Late Modernity / Gerda Reith -- VII. Edgework in the academy -- Intellectual Risk Taking, Organizations, and Academic Freedom and Tenure / Gideon Sjoberg -- Doing Terrorism Research in the Dark Ages : Confessions of a Bottom Dog / Mark S. Hamm
Control code
ocm57298104
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Edgework : the sociology of risk-taking, edited by Stephen Lyng, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://massasoit.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&authtype=cookie%2Cip%2Ccpid&custid=massas&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=115544
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Introduction -- Edgework and the risk taking experience / Stephen Lyng -- II. Theoretical advances in the study of edgework -- Sociology at the Edge : Social Theory and Voluntary Risk Taking / Stephen Lyng -- Edgework : A Subjective and Structural Model of Negotiating Boundaries / Dragan Milovanovic -- III. The Edgework Experience : Anarchy and Aesthetics -- The Only Possible Adventure : Edgework and Anarchy / Jeff Ferrell -- Edgework and the Aesthetic Paradigm : Resonances and High Hopes / David Courtney -- IV. Group variations in edgework practices : gender, age, and class -- Gender and Emotion Management in the Stages of Edgework / Jennifer Lois -- Adolescents on the Edge : The Sensual Side of Delinquency / William J. Miller -- V. Mainstreaming edgework -- Adventure Without Risk is like Disneyland / Lori Holyfield, Lillian Jonas, and Anna Zajicek -- Financial Edgework : Trading in Market Currents / Charles W. Smith -- VI. Historicizing edgework -- Edgework and Insurance in Risk Societies : Some Notes on Victorian Lawyers and Mountaineers / Jonathan Simon -- On the Edge : Drugs and the Consumption of Risk in Late Modernity / Gerda Reith -- VII. Edgework in the academy -- Intellectual Risk Taking, Organizations, and Academic Freedom and Tenure / Gideon Sjoberg -- Doing Terrorism Research in the Dark Ages : Confessions of a Bottom Dog / Mark S. Hamm
Control code
ocm57298104
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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