Emotional lives : dramas of identity in an age of mass media /

Emotional Lives explores the changes in emotional cultures that have taken place during the last half century and continue to affect people's identities today. These changes are driven by the culture of consumerism in contemporary post-industrial society and by the emergence of new ideas about...

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Main Author: McCarthy, E. Doyle (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017.
Series:Studies in emotion and social interaction. Second series.
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Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Cultural sociology and the study of emotions
  • Emotions and modern identity
  • Emotional sites of death and destruction
  • Mass emotions in an age of mass media
  • Afterword, writing and thinking about emotions today.