The Fine Line

The Fine Line Eviatar Zerubavel argues that most of the distinctions we make in our daily lives and in our culture are social constructs He questions the notion that a clear line can be drawn to separate one time o
  • Title: The Fine Line
  • Author: Eviatar Zerubavel
  • ISBN: 9780226981598
  • Page: 316
  • Format: Paperback
  • Eviatar Zerubavel argues that most of the distinctions we make in our daily lives and in our culture are social constructs He questions the notion that a clear line can be drawn to separate one time or object or concept from another, and presents witty and provocative counterexamples in defense of ambiguity and anomaly.
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    1. Eviatar Zerubavel Is a well-known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the The Fine Line book, this is one of the most wanted Eviatar Zerubavel author readers around the world.

    2. Eviatar Zerubavel has an important insight about the way the human mind categorizes and compartmentalizes reality to create a sense of order in an otherwise chaotic universe He also recognizes that the opposite of a rigid mind one that imposes no structure and leaves us adrift in a sea of ambiguity is equally unhelpful While his advocacy of a mid way flexible mind is welcome, I would have liked him to discuss about how we can encourage that way of thinking He spends an inordinate number of page [...]

    3. I love this book Zerubavel is so clear and writes so well It s like reading Goffman and he s a student of Goffman s only it s edited I think I might use this to teach intro some day.

    4. Read this book for a class on classification It felt like I was reading a Malcom Gladwell book about classification

    5. This book explains how we carve mental categories out of the fluid context of reality It was a real eye opener.

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