How Institutions Think

ISBN-10: 0815602065

ISBN-13: 9780815602064

Edition: 1986

Authors: Mary Douglas

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List price: $19.95
Copyright year: 1986
Publisher: Syracuse University Press
Publication date: 7/1/1986
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 160
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.682
Language: English

forewordp. vii
Prefacep. ix
Introductionp. 1
Institutions Cannot Have Minds of Their Ownp. 9
Smallness of Scale Discountedp. 21
How Latent Groups Survivep. 31
Institutions Are Founded on Analogyp. 45
Institutions Confer Identityp. 55
Institutions Remember and Forgetp. 69
Institutions Do the Classifyingp. 91
Institutions Make Life and Death Decisionsp. 111
Bibliographyp. 129
Indexp. 141
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