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The Resource The Secret World of Doing Nothing

The Secret World of Doing Nothing

Label
The Secret World of Doing Nothing
Title
The Secret World of Doing Nothing
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This is one of those rare books that causes you to rethink all your previous understandings of both time and space, to pay attention to what you have hitherto ignored or belittled. Full of fascinating detail, Ehn and Lofgren's work opens up a whole new field of inquiry."John Gillis, author of Islands of the Mind: How the Human Imagination Created the Atlantic World "This is a beautifully written and elegant book, deeply thoughtful but accessible to anyone. The Secret World of Doing Nothing is an essential field guide for understanding daily life; a delightful way to find out w
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Lfgren, Orvar
Dewey number
301
Index
index present
LC call number
GV14
LC item number
.E35 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ehn, Billy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Leisure
  • Leisure
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Leisure
  • Leisure
  • Fritid
  • Fritid
Label
The Secret World of Doing Nothing
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Secret World of Doing Nothing; CONTENTS; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Waiting; 2. Routines; 3. Daydreaming; 4. In the Backyards of Modernity?; Appendix: Doing an Ethnography of "Non-events"; Notes; References; Index
Control code
646788629
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (279 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520945708
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttsx9q7
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646788629
Label
The Secret World of Doing Nothing
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Secret World of Doing Nothing; CONTENTS; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Waiting; 2. Routines; 3. Daydreaming; 4. In the Backyards of Modernity?; Appendix: Doing an Ethnography of "Non-events"; Notes; References; Index
Control code
646788629
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (279 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520945708
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttsx9q7
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646788629

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