Etiquette in Society, in Business, in Politics, and at Home
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Etiquette in Society, in Business, in Politics, and at Home (frequently referenced as Etiquette) is a book authored by Emily Post in 1922. The book covers manners and other social rules, and has been updated frequently to reflect social changes, such as diversity, redefinitions of family, and mobile technology. The 19th edition of Etiquette (2017), is authored by Post's descendants Lizzie Post and Daniel Post Senning.
- The sociologist Erving Goffman drew for his studies of ritual in everyday life on what he called Post as "a good source of half-analysed material...in the ritual idiom of a hypothetical class".
- Joan Didion commended Emily Post for the practical wisdom of her chapter on Funerals (Ch XXIV), especially in relation to the physiology of grief and distress.
- ^ "RITES FORJMILY POST; Etiquette Authority Eulogized at St. James' for Her Work". Retrieved 2018-03-27.
- ^ Post, Emily (1922). Etiquette in Society, in Business, in Politics, and at Home. New York: Funk and Wagnalls.
- ^ P., Claridge, Laura (2008). Emily Post : daughter of the Gilded Age, mistress of American manners (1st ed.). New York: Random House. ISBN 9781588367556. OCLC 471131533.
- ^ Post, Lizzie (2017). Emily Post's Etiquette, 19th Edition. William Morrow. p. 736. ISBN 978-0062439253.
- ^ E Goffman, Relations in Public (Penguin 1971) p. 121
- ^ J Didion, The Year of Magical Thinking (London 2005) p. 58-9
- Etiquette in Society, in Business, in Politics and at Home public domain audiobook at LibriVox
- public domain electronic version in the Gutenberg library