Position at Work as a Scene of Daily Life
The article, which has been produced in the genre of ethnographic analysis, is
devoted to the processes of social structuration on the level of inter-personal interaction,
individual strategies and daily practices. The study relies on dramaturgic approach.
The article is a reduced and reworked piece of the author’s book ‘Byt
i bytie molodyozhi rossiiskogo megapolisa: sotsialnaya strukturatsiya povsednevnosti
obschestva potrebleniya’ (Subsistence and existence of youth in Russian megapolises:
social structuration of daily practices of consumer society). It analyzes the process
of reproduction of social structures in the practices of inter-personal communication
and individual life strategies of people work: in the office, factory and construction
Key words: youth, consumption, daily practices, dramaturgic approach, ethnographic analysis.