A Solid Fluids Lexicon

Timothy Ingold* (Corresponding Author), Nigel R A Clarke, Sasha Engelmann, Paolo Gruppuso, Franz Krause, Gavin Lucas, Germain Meulemans, Cristian Simonetti, Bronislaw Szerszynski , Laura Watts

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In our discussions around the theme of solid fluids, we often resort to everyday words, many of them of ancient derivation and rich in association. We have decided to make a list of some of the words that come up most often – barring those that already figure as the principal characters of individual contributions – and to distribute among ourselves the task of writing a sort of mini-biography for each. The resulting lexicon with 19 entries, ranging from ‘cloud’ and ‘concrete’ to ‘wave’ and ‘wood’, serves as a conclusion to the collection as a whole.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)197-210
Number of pages14
JournalTheory, Culture and Society
Issue number2
Early online date13 Sept 2021
Publication statusPublished - 1 Mar 2022

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  • fluid
  • lexicon
  • solid

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