28th November 2005
Includes essay 'On Seeing in Nature', a response to Karl Mannheim's famous paper on cultural competition, and a number of...
24th November 2008
Presents themes that represent major extensions of and reflections upon the ideas first advanced in "The Civilizing Process". This title...
1st November 2013
In the last decade of his life, Elias gave many interviews in which he discussed aspects of his work, rebutting...
5th September 2011
Situates the human capacity for forming symbols in the long-term biological evolution of Homo sapiens, showing how it is linked...
31st May 2012
Beginning with the author's celebrated study of the changing standards of behaviour of the secular upper classes in Western Europe...
25th April 2009
Contains 28 essays some of which directly express Elias' dissatisfaction with the ahistorical, present-centred trend of modern sociology. This book...
1st September 2009
Between the end of the Second World War and his death in 1990, Elias published almost 60 articles on a...
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