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Author Fine, Gary Alan.
Title Tiny publics : a theory of group action and culture / Gary Alan Fine.
Published New York : Russell Sage Foundation, c2012.
Book Cover

 Floor3  HM716 .F56 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xi, 221 p. ; 23 cm.
Series Russell Sage Foundation series on trust
Russell Sage Foundation series on trust.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-213) and index.
Contents About the author -- Introduction: tiny publics as social order -- The power of groups -- The dynamics of idioculture -- Constraints and their macrofoundations -- Norms and action -- The performance of ideology -- Wispy communities -- Tiny publics in civil society -- The extension of the local -- Action and its publics -- Notes -- References -- Index.
Subject Social groups.
Social networks.
Group identity.
Social psychology.
Social interaction.
Culture -- 21st century.
ISBN 0871544326 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780871544322 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781610447744 (ebook)
1610447743 (ebook)
9781610447737 (ebook)
1610447735 (ebook)
Standard # 7354826
OCLC number 773369977