Situationists

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Robbins, Derek 2006. Situationists. in: Turner, B. (ed.) The Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology Cambridge Cambridge University Press pp.
AuthorsRobbins, Derek
EditorsTurner, B.
Abstract

An extract from The Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology which outlines the key members, beginnings and purpose of the Situationist movement an international political and artistic movement of the 1950s and 1960s. Situationists strove for the ‘supersession of art’ and wanted to generate artistic creativity which would not be routinised.

KeywordsGuy Debord; interventions; Situationists; art movement
Book titleThe Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology
Year2006
PublisherCambridge University Press pp
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Print2006
Publication process dates
Deposited26 Jan 2010
Place of publicationCambridge
Web address (URL)http://dx.doi.org/10.2277/0521540461
http://hdl.handle.net/10552/527
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Citation:
Robbins, D. (2006) ‘Situationists’ in Turner, B. (ed.) The Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press pp 554.

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