The Saturated Self Dilemmas of Identity in Contemporary Life · Kenneth J. Gergen. (). Abstract, This article has no associated abstract. (fix it). Keywords. So intense is our social saturation, argues Kenneth Gergen, that we take on the here and abroad—Gergen explores these profound changes in self-concept. Reviews the book, The saturated self: Dilemmas of identity in contemporary life by Kenneth J. Gergen (see record ). There is, perhaps, no other .
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Rathiulung rated it it was amazing Jul 13, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Feb 23, Kate rated it it was amazing Shelves: This powerful and provocative book draws from a wide range of disciplines—from anthropology to psychoanalysis, from film and fiction to literary theory—to explore these profound changes in our u Today’s 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.
The Saturated Self: Dilemmas Of Identity In Contemporary Life
Today’s 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. Take Gergen’s discussions and use your brain to apply them to today.
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If you don’t feel like the embodiment of the saturated self, I don’t think you’re really alive. I’m still trying to work through all the implications.
One of those rare social science books that blew my mind, and I read it 22 years after it was published.
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That’s a deep question Published June 24th by Basic Books first published December satueated Readernation rated it really liked it Nov 29, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Feb 23, Rita rated it really liked it.
Reading this book sparked a personal intellectual revolution when I read it back in I thought I had my fill back in the 90’s, but now I have a pile of books from the library and most of them are POMO-themed, some of them I’ve already read and some of them are new ggergen me A recommended read for all.
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The Saturated Self: Dilemmas of Identity in Contemporary Life
Maisy Hughes rated it really liked it Jan 17, Dec 29, Brian rated it it was amazing. Adaptado de la tesis principal de este libro. Cultural studies at its finest. The writing style is also saturate general and reader friendly without being bland. Aug 22, Kirk E. The Saturated Self is one of the rereads.
Want to Read saving…. Melody rated it liked it Jul 21, I read it around ’95 and remembered only that I liked it enough to remember it without disdain. Now, having reread it I can say that the book is a great middle-ground overview of the Self living in a Postmodern world.
Balazs Feher-Gavra rated it liked it Jenneth 02, Highly recommended if your here wondering what you should read next on the overwritten subject of POMO – you should read this My only complaint was that, like many scholarly texts, it fell apart at the end.
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