Buy El Artesano 3 by Professor Richard Sennett (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Juntos: rituales, placeres y política de cooperación. Synopsis. Este es el primero de tres libros sobre cultura material. Ante todo, es de destacar el concepto mismo de actividad artesanal, que abarca, como se. Según anuncia Sennett en el prólogo, El artesano constituye el «primero de tres libros sobre cultura material, cada uno pensado como.

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Sennett goes beyond current knowledge on creativity, art, play, education value and tacit knowledge. He suggests some answers earlier when he talks of being ‘aroused’ by materials – in three ways: Craftsmanship leads Sennett across time and space, from ancient Roman brickmakers to Renaissance goldsmiths to the printing presses of Enlightenment Paris and the factories of industrial London; in the modern world he explores what experiences of good work are shared by computer programmers, nurses and doctors, musicians, glassblowers, and cooks.

But left hanging as it is by Sennett it can be ammunition for the libertarian management froth. What craftspeople in code and wood share is an arrtesano that values work well done, that values producing rather than only consumingand that values process over or at least in equal measure to result.

Apr 07, Janie rated it it was amazing Shelves: On the other hand: Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Sennet describes himself as a “philosophically-minded writer. The better you are at something, the fewer of you there are. artewano

It is those hurts that often give rise to the emotional mismanagement of our selves. Hij breekt een lans voor de vakman, die in de moderne tijd steeds minder gewaardeerd wordt. I did sennettt it, but only so that my criticism would be complete. D Bij het lezen van veel boeken heb je het gevoel, dat je bepaalde zinnen moet opschrijven in een citatenboekje.


Dec 12, Lars rated it it was amazing Shelves: His writing doesn’t always flow like it might if he were more a writer who simply did research on his subject, it is worth the effort to get through the sometimes choppy writing. Unless you find these ideas particularly compelling, and enjoy extended non-sequiturs and sociopolitical meandering, do not bother with this book.

In this thought-provoking book, Richard Sennett discusses why this has happened and what might be done about it. A new, unread, unused book in perfect condition with no missing or damaged pages. Sennett is just very methodical in the way he communicates, so how much value you get as the reader is entirely dependent on you. Fundamentally, the frustrating bit is Sennett’s reluctance to outline and provide the premise where the intrinsic, non-teleological and practical virtues but also merits of craftsmanship are found to be relevant.


Be the first to write a review. Sennett carefully examines the idea of ‘craftsmanship’, dissects the cultural practices behind the concept, and introduces his readers to the mindset behind all skillful action.

As a social analyst, Mr. He then studied how working-class identities are shaped in modern society, in The Hidden Injuries of Class, written with Jonathan Cobb.

Later he conflates Dewey, Ruskin and Morris who are apparently all saying that: Fiction Books Essays Sociology Books. This cannot be reduced to motivation although that is central. While Sennett’s powerful introductory delineation of a specific type of humanity in practice i. I think the foundations of many contemporary “business” and “self-help” books can be traced back to the insights expounded in this one and I’ll certainly be rereading it often.

While it is less clear that Sennett is exhorting a society where plumbers are given the same consideration aennett philosophers, it is however quite clear that Sennett believes that the ideal type salesman are certainly less than a plumber as far as retraining as re-skilling goes.



This item will ship to United Statesbut the seller has not specified shipping options. So happy to find a book that articulates the layered significance of the craftsman throughout history, and the many ways an dichard crafts work in his daily life.

Machines mostly artesaano workers doing dull, repetitive, and often dangerous work. Books by Richard Sennett.


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Sell one like this. For example, Sennett begins sdnnett through the narrative of meeting Arendt which I thought is Sennett’s ultimate strength as a writer, thinker and philosopher of the concrete which then tacitly promises to continue from the premise in Arendt’s Human Condition on the dangers of design and technology.

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El objetivo de este ensayo es borronear distinciones y tranquilizar al lector. Sennet draws on philosophy, psychology, sociology, anthropology, science and history to examine each of the aspects. OTOH, many craftsmen e. While it is less clear that Ep is exhorting a society where plumbers are given the same consideration as philosophers, it is however quite clear that Sennett believes that the ideal type salesman are certainly less than a plumber as far as retraining as re-skilling goes.