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The Saturated Self

By Kenneth J. Gergen

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Format: Paperback / softback, 324 pages
Other Information: 12pp b&w illustrations, index
Published In: United States, 03 June 1992
Todays ever-expanding communications technologies force us to relate to more people and institutions than ever before, challenging the way we view ourselves and our relationships. This powerful and provocative book draws from a wide range of disciplinesfrom anthropology to psychoanalysis, from film and fiction to literary theoryto explore these profound changes in our understanding of self-identity and their implications for cultural and intellectual life.

Table of Contents

* The Self Under Siege * From the Romantic to the Modern Vision of Self * Social Saturation and the Populated Self * Truth in Trouble * The Emergence of Postmodern Culture * From Self to Relationship * A Collage of Postmodern Life * Self-Renewal and Sincerity * Reckoning and Relativity

About the Author

Kenneth J. Gergen, Ph.D., is professor of psychology at Swarthmore College. He is the author of, among other works, Toward Transformation in Social Knowledge (1982) and, with co-editor John Shotter, Texts of Identity (1989).

EAN: 9780465071852
ISBN: 0465071856
Publisher: Basic Books
Dimensions: 22.96 x 15.49 x 1.85 centimetres (0.54 kg)
Age Range: 15+ years
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