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Editorial
Jeffrey C Alexander, Philip Smith and Ronald N Jacobs
Am J Cult Sociol 1: 1-2


The cultural power of tacit knowledge: Inarticulacy and Bourdieu's habitus
Chandra Mukerji


Mastering the jazz standard: Sayings and doings of artistic valuation

Erik Nylander

Am J Cult Sociol 2: 66-96. advance online publication, October 1, 2013


Blowing in the wind'? ... A response to the author of 'Mastering the jazz standard: Sayings and doings of artistic valuation'
Antoine Hennion
Am J Cult Sociol 2: 253-259; advance online publication, April 1, 2014


Don't play it again, Sam
Lisa McCormick
Am J Cult Sociol 2: 260-265; advance online publication, April 1, 2014


The rites of jazz institutions: Uncertainty and valuation in music auditions
Erik Nylander
Am J Cult Sociol 2: 266-276; advance online publication, April 1, 2014