Tag Archives: Value

Bev Skeggs on values beyond value

In a previous post I mentioned some of the reading I was doing, I’ve now had chance to read Bev Skegg’s article ‘Values beyond value? Is anything beyond the logic of capital?‘ in detail. I found it to be genuinely … Continue reading

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Values and Value

A website has now been setup for Bev Skeggs major project on the relations between values and value. This looks like it will be a really important project that expands Bev’s previous work on value into digital culture and other … Continue reading

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Measure and Value edited by Lisa Adkins and Celia Lury

I’ve been reading through bits of Measure and Value edited by Lisa Adkins and Celia Lury. The collection can be purchased as a book and it is also available online here. As well as having a great cover there are … Continue reading

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Value and measure: a new sociological review monograph available online

A new sociological review monograph on measure and value edited by Lisa Adkins and Celia Lury is now available online. Some really good papers here. Especially Nick Gane’s provocative take on the crisis of method and theory in social science.

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