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55801. Involvement and detachment

Norbert Elias

This essay has, since it was first published in 1956, been regarded as a classic statement on sociological method. Here it is combined with two other of the author's essays. His study represents a departure from traditional sociological and philosophical theories of knowledge. …

55911. Living glimmering lying

Botho Strauß

Stories on disenchanted urbanites searching for meaning in their lives. In one story, after many failed love affairs a woman inserts herself back into the life of her first love, even though he is married. By a German writer.



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