The Resource The logic of writing and the organization of society, Jack Goody

The logic of writing and the organization of society, Jack Goody

Label
The logic of writing and the organization of society
Title
The logic of writing and the organization of society
Statement of responsibility
Jack Goody
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
303.4
Index
index present
LC call number
Z40
LC item number
.G66 1986
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Studies in literacy, family, culture, and the state
Label
The logic of writing and the organization of society, Jack Goody
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 194-205) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
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
  • Cognitive contradictions in the general and the specific
  • Specialization: priests and intellectuals
  • Endowment and alienation
  • The twin bureaucracies
  • Organizational and structural autonomony
  • The Great and Little Traditions: spirit cults and world religions
  • Writing and religion in Ancient Egypt
  • Writing and religion in other early civilizations
  • Ritual and writing
  • The word of mammon
  • Studies in Literacy, Family, Culture and the State: an introduction
  • The origin of writing and the ancient economy
  • Writing and the temple economy
  • Writing and the palace economy
  • Writing and the mercantile economy
  • Writing and individual transactions
  • Writing and the economy in Africa
  • The state, the bureau and the file
  • Bureaucracies
  • The administration of early states with writing
  • Internal administration
  • The word of God
  • External administration
  • The administration of states without writing
  • External administration
  • Internal administration
  • Writing in the colonial and national administrations
  • Writing and the political process
  • The letter of the law
  • The definition of law
  • Courts, constables and codes
  • Sources of law and changes of rule
  • The concept of 'a'/'the' religion
  • Legal reasoning
  • Court organization
  • Legal forms
  • The expansion of writing and law in medieval England
  • The letter and the spirit of the law
  • Ruptures and continuities
  • Boundaries
  • Change
  • Obsolescence
  • Incorporation or conversion
  • Universalism and particularism
Control code
ocn712082986
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 213 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511621598
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36912748
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)712082986

Library Locations

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