Theories of Everyday Life: A Search for Meaning or a Negation of Meaning?

Laura Bovone

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Abstract

Theoretical contributions have been made to the contemporary sociology of everyday life which allow us to expand the concept of meaning beyond hte Weberian purposive rationality paradigm. I propose in this paper to highlight the opportunity to bring together all the various ways in wwhich meaning may be evidenced in everyday life.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)41-59
Number of pages19
JournalCurrent Sociology
Publication statusPublished - 1989

Keywords

  • everyday life
  • meaning
  • social theory

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