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 .
|Published (Last):||18 May 2016|
|PDF File Size:||18.37 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||1.22 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
May 14, M B rated it it was amazing Shelves: Liked the ideas, but the book could have been condensed into two chapters. Gerhen know, slap me, and slap me again for using the cheesy abbreviation of the term, but it’s the truth Mike rated it it was amazing Apr 06, Refresh and try again.
The Saturated Self: Dilemmas Of Identity In Contemporary Life
That’s a deep question Reading this book sparked a personal intellectual revolution when I read it back in Not sure if we’re still working on this, but if we are, five stars! Open Sel See a Problem? Feb 23, Kate rated it it was amazing Shelves: Feb 23, Rita rated it really liked it.
Now, having reread it I can say that the book is a great middle-ground overview of the Self living in a Postmodern world. Sharon Pham rated it really liked it Aug 09, Cultural studies at its finest.
Want to Read saving…. 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.
Apr 13, Kristen rated it it was ok Shelves: This book could be Post-Modernism and You. I read it around ’95 and remembered only that I liked it enough to remember it without disdain. Paperbackpages. Thanks for telling us about the problem.
Are people still talking about post-modernism in graduate school? I’m still trying to work through all the implications. 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.
Kendra rated it really liked it Nov 04, Books by Kenneth J. Lorraine rated it it was ok Dec 02, Readernation rated it really liked it Nov 29, It’s an introductory grrgen explaining how the post modern world affects individual identity, or at least how that worked in the ‘s.
Kenneth J. Gergen, The Saturated Self Dilemmas of Identity in Contemporary Life – PhilPapers
Highly recommended if your here wondering what you should read next on the overwritten subject of POMO – you should read this Lists with This Book. Jan 14, David Kirschner rated it it was amazing.
Trivia About The Saturated Sel Published June 24th by Basic Books first published December 31st Dec 29, Brian rated it it was amazing. May 27, Vin W. Maisy Hughes rated it really liked it Jan 17, One of those rare social science books that blew my mind, and I read it 22 years after it was published.
The Saturated Self: Dilemmas of Identity in Contemporary Life
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 to me Marissa Green rated it it was amazing Jul 07, Underneath the picture the author asks “When one’s erotic yhe are aroused by the body of Toontown’s Jessica Rabbit The writing style is also pretty general and reader friendly without being bland.
Highly relevant commentary on the self in postmodern society. Terri rated it it was amazing Nov 08, La vida deja de ser real si no se ha publicado en facebook, las vacaciones no valen lo mismo si no las hemos filmado o retratado, la comida sabe mejor si recibe Likes. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.