French Intellectual Nobility: Institutional and Symbolic Transformations in the Post-Sartrian Era

French Intellectual Nobility: Institutional and Symbolic Transformations in the Post-Sartrian Era

by Niilo Kauppi

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ISBN-13: 9780791431443
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Publication date: 11/28/1996
Series: SUNY series in the Sociology of Culture Series
Pages: 204
Product dimensions: 5.85(w) x 8.86(h) x 0.48(d)

About the Author

Niilo Kauppi is Research Fellow at the Academy of Finland and recently was Visiting Scholar at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales.

Table of Contents

List of Figures and Illustrations
Acknowledgments
Introduction

Part I. The French Intellectual Habitus and Literary Culture

1. The Ancien Régime: French Literary Culture

2. The Nouveau Ré: The Weight of Past Deeds

Part II. The Rise of Structural Constructivsm and Semiology: The Academic Avante-Garde

3. Scientific Practice and Epistemological A priori: Durkheim, Mauss, Lévi-Strauss, Bourdieu

4. The Uses of the "Economy" in Structural Constructivism

5. Semiology and the Dynamics of the Intermediate Space

6. On Scientific Style: The Effects of Two Cultures

Part III. Iconoclasm and Parody: The Litarary Avant-Garde Against Sartre

7. System of Succession and System of Coronation

8. The Conditions of Possibility of the New Avant-Garde: The Case of Tel Quel

Epilogue: The Emergence of a Tripolar Structure
Notes
References
Index

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