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Prospection, well-being, and mental health
MacLeod, Andrew, author
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2017
Thinking about the future -- Expectancies -- Optimism and pessimism -- Predicting feelings -- Anticipatory feelings -- Memory -- Goals -- Plans -- Temporal orientation and mindfulness -- Intervention -- Prospection, well-being, and mental health.

This book is about how we think about the future. It is about how we think about our own personal futures and how such prospection is connected to our well-being and mental health. The ability to think about the future is essential for functioning, and is also central to individual well-being and mental health. This book reviews the growing evidence for the link between prospection and well-being. A variety of aspects of prospection are discussed, including prediction and anticipation for future events, judging how we will feel when events do happen to us, and how we feel in the here-and-now when contemplating what will happen in the future. Each of these aspects of prospection is connected to experiences of well-being and mental health in different ways. Questions of bias and accuracy in prediction are also addressed in the context of discussing optimism and pessimism. Qualities of goals for the future that are strongly implicated in aspects of well-being and mental health are reviewed, along with the role that difficulties in planning how to reach goals play in states of low well-being. The book also attempts to reconcile the seeming contradiction between being mindful in the present and thinking about the future. Ways of trying to change problematic prospection are also reviewed in light of their ability to improve well-being and reduce psychological distress.
Baker Berry BF698.35.O57 M33 2017

The Oxford handbook of causal reasoning
edited by Michael R. Waldmann
New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2017
Causal reasoning is one of our most central cognitive competencies, enabling us to adapt to our world. Causal knowledge allows us to predict future events, or diagnose the causes of observed facts. We plan actions and solve problems using knowledge about cause-effect relations. Although causal reasoning is a component of most of our cognitive functions, it has been neglected in cognitive psychology for many decades. The Oxford Handbook of Causal Reasoning offers a state-of-the-art review of the growing field, and its contribution to the world of cognitive science. The Handbook begins with an introduction of competing theories of causal learning and reasoning. In the next section, it presents research about basic cognitive functions involved in causal cognition, such as perception, categorization, argumentation, decision-making, and induction. The following section examines research on domains that embody causal relations, including intuitive physics, legal and moral reasoning, psychopathology, language, social cognition, and the roles of space and time.0The final section presents research from neighboring fields that study developmental, phylogenetic, and cultural differences in causal cognition. The chapters, each written by renowned researchers in their field, fill in the gaps of many cognitive psychology textbooks, emphasizing the crucial role of causal structures in our everyday lives. This Handbook is an essential read for students and researchers of the cognitive sciences, including cognitive, developmental, social, comparative, and cross-cultural psychology; philosophy; methodology; statistics; artificial intelligence; and machine learning.
Baker Berry BF442 .O94 2017

Compassion : concepts, research and applications
edited by Paul Gilbert
Abingdon, Oxon ; Routledge, an imprint of the Taylor & Francis Group, 2017
Preface -- Part I. Evolution and nature of compassion. Compassion : definitions and controversies / Paul Gilbert -- Prehistoric origins : the compassion of far distant strangers / Penny Spikins -- Compassion as a social mentality : an evolutionary approach / Paul Gilbert -- Mindfulness and compassion : similarities and differences / Christopher Germer and Thorsten Barnhofer -- Part II. Compassion and its physiologies. The body of compassion / Jennifer S. Mascaro and Charles L. Raison -- The psychobiological foundation of prosocial relationships : the role of oxytocin in daily social exchanges / Valentina Colonnello, Nicola Petrocchi and Markus Heinrichs -- Compassion in the autonomic nervous system : the role of the vagus nerve / Jennifer E. Stellar and Dacher Keltner -- Compassion and the brain / Pascal Vrtička, Pauline Favre and Tania Singer -- Behavior genetics of prosocial behavior / Christopher C. Conway and George M. Slavich -- Part III. Compassion and relationships. Evolution, child raising, and compassionate morality / Darcia Narvaez -- An attachment perspective on compassion and altruism / Mario Mikulincer and Philip R. Shaver -- Broaden-and-build theory meets interpersonal neurobiology as a lens on compassion and positivity resonance / Barbara L. Fredrickson and Daniel J. Siegel -- Part IV. Applying compassion. Positive leadership, power and compassion / Daniel Martin and Yotam Heineberg -- Compassionate leadership for compassionate health care / Michael A. West and Rachna Chowla -- The emergence of the compassion focused therapies / James N. Kirby and Paul Gilbert.
Baker Berry BF575.E55 C66 2017

The agony of eros
Han, Byung-Chul, author
Cambridge, MA : MIT Press, [2017]
The reinvention of love / by Alain Badiou -- Melancholia -- Being able not to be able -- Bare life -- Porn -- Fantasy -- The politics of eros -- The end of theory.
Baker Berry BF575.L8 H334 2017

Emotions in the history of witchcraft
edited by Laura Kounine and Michael Ostling
London : Palgrave Macmillan, [2016]
Introduction: 'unbridled passion' and the history of witchcraft / Michael Ostling and Laura Kounine -- Part I. In representation -- Fear and devotion in the writings of Heinrich Institoris / Tamar Herzig -- The cruelty of witchcraft: the drawings of Jacques de Gheyn the Younger / Charles Zika -- Satanic fury: depictions of the devil's rage in Nicolas Remy's Daemonolatria / Laura Kounine -- Tyrannical beasts: male witchcraft in Early Modern English culture / E.J. Kent -- Part II. On trial -- The witch in the courtroom: torture and the representations of emotion / Rita Voltmer -- 'So they will love me and pine for me': intimacy and distance in Early Modern Russian magic / Valerie A. Kivelson -- Emotion and affect in Lorraine witchcraft trials / Robin Briggs -- Speaking of love in the Polish witch trials / Michael Ostling -- Over-familiar spirits: the bonds between English witches and their devils / Charlotte-Rose Millar -- Part III. In the mind -- Bullying, the neurobiology of emotional aggression, and the experience of witchcraft / Edward Bever -- Witchcraft and the dangers of intimacy: Africa and Europe / Peter Geschiere -- Psychotic reactions? Witchcraft, the devil and mental illness / Sarah Ferber -- Part IV. In history -- In memorium maleficarum: feminist and pagan mobilizations in the burning times / Laurel Zwissler -- Afterword: passions in perspective / Malcom Gaskill.

Bringing together leading historians, anthropologists, and religionists, this volume examines the unbridled passions of witchcraft from the Middle Ages to the present. Witchcraft is an intensely emotional crime, rooted in the belief that envy and spite can cause illness or even death. Witch-trials in turn are emotionally driven by the grief of alleged victims and by the fears of magistrates and demonologists. With examples ranging from Russia to New England, Germany to Cameroon, chapters cover the representation of emotional witches in demonology and art; the gendering of witchcraft as female envy or male rage; witchcraft as a form of bullying and witchcraft accusation as a form of therapy; love magic and demon-lovers; and the affective memorialization of the "Burning Times" among contemporary Pagan feminists. Wide-ranging and methodologically diverse, the book is appropriate for scholars of witchcraft, gender, and emotions; for graduate or undergraduate courses, and for the interested general reader.
Baker Berry BF531 .E46 2016

Formations of the unconscious : the seminar of Jacques Lacan, Book V
Lacan, Jacques, 1901-1981, author
Cambridge, UK ; Polity Press, 2017
"When I decided to explore the question of Witz, or wit, with you this year, I undertook a small enquiry. It will come as no surprise at all that I began by questioning a poet. This is a poet who introduces the dimension of an especially playful wit that runs through his work, as much in his prose as in more poetic forms, and which he brings into play even when he happens to be talking about mathematics, for he is also a mathematician. I am referring to Raymond Queneau. While we were exchanging our first remarks on the matter he told me a joke. It?s a joke about exams, about the university entrance exams, if you like. We have a candidate and we have an examiner. - ?Tell me?, says the examiner, ?about the battle of Marengo. ?The candidate pauses for a moment, with a dreamy air. ?The battle of Marengo ...? Bodies everywhere! It?s terrible ... Wounded everywhere! It?s horrible ... ?But?, says the examiner, ?Can?t you tell me anything more precise about this battle? ?The candidate thinks for a moment, then replies, ?A horse rears up on its hind legs and whinnies. ?The examiner, surprised, seeks to test him a little further and says, ?In that case, can you tell me about the battle of Fontenoy? ? ?Oh!? says the candidate, ?a horse rears up on its hind legs and whinnies.? The examiner, strategically, asked the candidate to talk about the battle of Trafalgar. The candidate replies, ?Dead everywhere! A blood bath ... Wounded everywhere! Hundreds of them ... ??But my good man, can?t you tell me anything more precise about this battle? ??A horse ... ??Excuse me, I would have you note that the battle of Trafalgar is a naval battle. ??Whoah! Whoah!? says the candidate. ?Back up, Neddy! ?The value of this joke is, to my mind, that it enables us to decompose, I believe, what is at stake in a witticism. (Extract from Chapter VI)"--
Baker Berry BF315 .L3313 2017

Purpose and cognition : Edward Tolman and the transformation of American psychology
Carroll, David W., 1950- author
Cambridge ; Cambridge University Press, 2017
Introduction -- Growing up in New England -- The Harvard milieu -- Out West -- A new formula for behaviorism -- Purposive behaviorism -- The turn toward operationism -- A concern for social events -- Cognitive maps -- The loyalty oath -- The legacy of Edward Chace Tolman.
Baker Berry BF109.T565 C37 2017

You're the only one I can tell : inside the language of women's friendships
Tannen, Deborah, author
New York : Ballantine Books, [2017]
Women friends talking -- That's not what I meant!: the invisible influence of conversational style -- "We're a lot alike," "We're very different": the importance of being--or not being--the same -- The same--or better?: connection and competition -- FOBLO, FOGKO, and the safe embrace of women in groups -- Too close for comfort: cutoffs, poaching, drama! -- "Like" it or not: women, friendship, and social media -- My friend, my sister, my self: what it means to be close -- Epilogue.

Through research into the unique way women talk to one another, this validating and illuminating analysis of female friendship will help women lean into the comfort these powerful relationships offer and avoid the hurt feelings that come from common miscommunications.
Baker Berry BF575.F66 T36 2017

If I understood you, would I have this look on my face? : my adventures in the art and science of relating and communicating
Alda, Alan, 1936- author
New York : Random House, [2017]
Relating : it's the cake -- Theater games with engineers -- The heart and head of communication -- The mirror exercise -- Observation games -- Making it clear and vivid -- Reading minds : Helen Riess and Matt Lerner -- Teams -- Total listening starts with where they are -- Listening, from the boardroom to the bedroom -- Training doctors to have more empathy -- My life as a lab rat -- Working alone on building empathy -- Dark empathy -- Reading the mind of the reader -- Teaching and the flame challenge -- Emotion makes it memorable -- Story and the brain -- Commonality -- Jargon and the curse of knowledge -- The improvisation of daily life.

The actor and founder of the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science traces his personal quest to understand how to relate and communicate better, from practicing empathy and using improv games to storytelling and developing better intuitive skills.
Baker Berry BF637.C45 A424 2017

The myth of disenchantment : magic, modernity, and the birth of the human sciences
Josephson, Jason Ānanda, author
Chicago ; The University of Chicago Press, 2017
A great many theorists have argued that the defining feature of modernity is that people no longer believe in spirits, myths, or magic. Jason Ā. Josephson-Storm argues that as broad cultural history goes, this narrative is wrong, as attempts to suppress magic have failed more often than they have succeeded. Even the human sciences have been more enchanted than is commonly supposed. But that raises the question: How did a magical, spiritualist, mesmerized Europe ever convince itself that it was disenchanted? Josephson-Storm traces the history of the myth of disenchantment in the births of philosophy, anthropology, sociology, folklore, psychoanalysis, and religious studies. Ironically, the myth of mythless modernity formed at the very time that Britain, France, and Germany were in the midst of occult and spiritualist revivals. Indeed, Josephson-Storm argues, these disciplines' founding figures were not only aware of, but profoundly enmeshed in, the occult milieu; and it was specifically in response to this burgeoning culture of spirits and magic that they produced notions of a disenchanted world. By providing a novel history of the human sciences and their connection to esotericism, 'The Myth of Disenchantment' dispatches with most widely held accounts of modernity and its break from the premodern past.
Baker Berry BF1623.S35 J67 2017

The good child : moral development in a Chinese preschool
Xu, Jing, 1983- author
Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2017]
Introduction : becoming a moral child in China -- Cultivating morality : educational aspirations and anxieties -- Feeling into another's heart : when empathy is endangered -- Negotiating property distribution : the contested space of ownership and fairness -- Sharing discourse and practice : the selfish child, generosity and reciprocity -- Disciplining the little emperors : navigating on shifting grounds -- Conclusion : becoming human in a time of moral crisis.
Baker Berry BF723.M54 X8 2017

Frailty, suffering, and vice : flourishing in the face of human limitations
Fowers, Blaine J., 1956- author
Washington, DC : American Psychological Association, [2017]
A framework for the good life -- Virtue and vice -- Dependency -- Complications -- Human limits -- Suffering -- Evil and the vicious character -- Human frailty and the good life.
Baker Berry BF724.55.A35 F69 2017

Face value : the irresistible influence of first impressions
Todorov, Alexander B., author
Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, [2017]
Part 1. The appeal of physiognomy: Chapter 1. The physiognomists' promise ; Chapter 2. Single-glance impressions ; Chapter 3. Consequential impressions -- Part 2. Understanding first impressions: Chapter 4. The psychologist's trade ; Chapter 5. Making the invisible visible ; Chapter 6. The functions of impressions ; Chapter 7. The eye of the beholder -- Part 3. The (mis)accuracy of first impressions: Chapter 8. Misleading images ; Chapter 9. Suboptimal decisions ; Chapter 10. Evolutionary stories ; Chapter 11. Life leaves traces on our faces -- Part 4. The special status of faces: Chapter 12. Born to attend to faces ; Chapter 13. Face modules in the brain ; Chapter 14. Illusory face signals -- Epilogue: More evolutionary stories.

"We make up our minds about others after seeing their faces for a fraction of a second--and these snap judgments predict all kinds of important decisions. For example, politicians who simply look more competent are more likely to win elections. Yet the character judgments we make from faces are as inaccurate as they are irresistible; in most situations, we would guess more accurately if we ignored faces. So why do we put so much stock in these widely shared impressions? What is their purpose if they are completely unreliable? In this book, Alexander Todorov, one of the world's leading researchers on the subject, answers these questions as he tells the story of the modern science of first impressions. Drawing on psychology, cognitive science, neuroscience, computer science, and other fields, this accessible and richly illustrated book describes cutting-edge research and puts it in the context of the history of efforts to read personality from faces. Todorov describes how we have evolved the ability to read basic social signals and momentary emotional states from faces, using a network of brain regions dedicated to the processing of faces. Yet contrary to the nineteenth-century pseudoscience of physiognomy and even some of today's psychologists, faces don't provide us a map to the personalities of others. Rather, the impressions we draw from faces reveal a map of our own biases and stereotypes. A fascinating scientific account of first impressions, Face Value explains why we pay so much attention to faces, why they lead us astray, and what our judgments actually tell us."--
Baker Berry BF242 .T63 2017

Freud's trip to Orvieto : the great doctor's unresolved confrontation with antisemitism, death, and homoeroticism; his passion for paintings; and the writer in his footsteps
Weber, Nicholas Fox, 1947- author
New York : Bellevue Literary Press, 2017
Freud's memory loss -- The reprint -- Freud's pilgrimages -- The text -- The Karpes continue -- Freud's trip -- Names -- Orvieto -- What Richard and Marietta say about all this -- Fra Angelico -- Antichrist -- The identity of the antichrist -- Maud Cruttwell -- "A godless Jew" -- Am I a mensch or a wuss? -- The conquistador -- Maud's vision -- Freud and the Etruscans -- The devil -- The entrance to Hell -- Maleness -- The case of Luca Signorelli -- Hannibal -- Jackie -- Or bodies, our deaths -- Grandpa's funeral -- Fathers and sons -- Enter Jean-Paul Sartre -- Wanting to be Hannibal -- Richard and Marietta's conclusion -- What this meant -- Signorelli's pinups -- André Gide blocked, too -- Zilboorg -- Picturing Freud -- The man who felt paintings in his heart and bones -- Sarburgh -- Raphael -- Freud on Dostoevsky -- The Titian -- The Jew again -- The letter to Fliess -- The Psychopathology of everyday life -- Jacques Lacan's take on it -- Minna Bernays -- Sobriety -- The search continues -- Wanting an answer, and yearning for the authority that will provide one -- The young blade.
Baker Berry BF173.F85 W43 2017

The power of meaning : crafting a life that matters
Smith, Emily Esfahani, author
New York : Crown, [2017]
The meaning crisis -- Belonging -- Purpose -- Storytelling -- Transcendence -- Growth -- Cultures of meaning.

"This wise, stirring book argues that the search for meaning can immeasurably deepen our lives and is far more fulfilling than the pursuit of personal happiness. There is a myth in our culture that the search for meaning is some esoteric pursuit--that you have to travel to a distant monastery or page through dusty volumes to figure out life's great secret. The truth is, there are untapped sources of meaning all around us--right here, right now. Drawing on the latest research in positive psychology; on insights from George Eliot, Viktor Frankl, Aristotle, the Buddha, and other great minds; and on interviews with seekers of meaning, Emily Esfahani Smith lays out the four pillars upon which meaning rests. Belonging: We all need to find our tribe and forge relationships in which we feel understood, recognized, and valued--to know we matter to others. Purpose: We all need a far-reaching goal that motivates us, serves as the organizing principle of our lives, and drives us to make a contribution to the world. Storytelling: We are all storytellers, taking our disparate experiences and assembling them into a coherent narrative that allows us to make sense of ourselves and the world. Transcendence: During a transcendent or mystical experience, we feel we have risen above the everyday world and are connected to something vast and meaningful. To bring those concepts to life, Smith visits a tight-knit fishing village on the Chesapeake Bay, stargazes in West Texas, attends a dinner where young people gather to share their experiences of untimely loss, and more. And she explores how we might begin to build a culture of meaning in our schools, our workplaces, and our communities. Inspiring and story-driven, The Power of Meaning will strike a profound chord in anyone seeking a richer, more satisfying life"--
Baker Berry BF637.S4 S6336 2017

The Oxford handbook of the five factor model
edited by Thomas A. Widiger
New York : Oxford University Press, [2017]
Introduction / Thomas A. Widiger -- The neo inventories as instruments of psychological theory / Paul T. Costa, Jr. and Robert R. McRae -- Neuroticism / Jennifer L. Tackett and Benjamin B. Lahey -- Extraversion / Joshua Wilt and William Revelle -- Openness / Angelina R. Sutin -- Agreeableness and the five-factor model / William G. Graziano and Renee M. Tobin -- Conscientiousness / Joshua J. Jackson -- Robustness / Brian P. O'Connor -- Universal and specific in the five-factor model of personality / Jüri Allik and Anu Realo -- The lexical foundation of the big five-factor model / Boele de Raad and Boris Mlacic -- The five-factor model of personality and consequential outcomes in childhood and adolescence / Filip De Fruyt, Barbara De Clercq, and Marleen De Bolle -- Factor analytic support for the five-factor model / Aidan G.C. Wright -- Childhood personality and temperament / Sarah S.W. De Pauw -- Animal personality / Alexander Weiss and Marieke C. Gartner -- Behavior and molecular genetics of the five-factor model / Amber M. Jarnecke and Susan C. South -- Personality neuroscience and the five-factor model / Timothy A. Allen and Colin G. DeYoung -- Assessment of the five-factor model / Leonard J. Simms, Trevor F. Williams, and Ericka Nus Simms -- The five-factor model of personality in business and industry / Scott E. Seibert and David S. DeGeest -- Health psychology / Margaret L. Kern and Howard S. Friedman -- Cross-over analysis : using the five-factor model and neo personality inventory-3 for assessing compatibility and conflict in couples / Ralph L. Piedmont and Thomas E. Rodgerson -- Five-factor model and personality disorder / Thomas A. Widiger, Whitney L. Gore, Cristina Crego, Stephanie L. Rojas, and Joshua R. Oltmanns -- Axis I disorders / R. Michael Bagby, Amanda A. Uliaszek, Tara M. Gralnick, and Nadia Al-Dajani -- Clinical utility of the five-factor model / Stephanie N. Mullins-Sweatt, Douglas B. Samuel, and Ashley C. Helle -- A five-factor discussion / Thomas A. Widiger -- Index.
Baker Berry BF698 .O94 2017

Hunger : a memoir of (my) body
Gay, Roxane, author
New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2017]
Roxane Gay addresses the experience of living in a body that she calls 'wildly undisciplined.' She casts an insightful and critical eye over her childhood, teens, and twenties -- including the devastating act of violence that was a turning point at age 12 -- and brings readers into the present and the realities, pains, and joys of her daily life. With candor, vulnerability, and authority, Roxane explores what it means to be overweight in a time when the bigger you are, the less you are seen.
Baker Berry BF697.5.B63 G39 2017

Coming too late : reflections on freud and belatedness
Barnaby, Andrew Thomas, author
Albany, NY : State University of New York Press, [2017]
Acknowledgements -- Permissions -- Introduction -- The refusal of being born : psychoanalysis, belatedness, and existential trauma -- "Awakening is itself the site of a trauma" : rethinking Caruth on Freud -- Owing life : the birth trauma and its discontents (Rank and Freud) -- Tardy sons' Shakespeare, Freud, and filial ambivalence -- "More than his father's death" : mourning at Elsinore and Vienna -- The afterwards of the uncanny -- "Is not he your father who created you?" : belatedness and the Judeo-Christian tradition -- Satan's gnostic fantasy -- Choosing the father in Moses and monotheism -- Epilogue -- Notes -- Works cited -- Index.
Baker Berry BF723.P25 B295 2017

Unbecoming female monsters : witches, vampires, and virgins
Santos, Cristina, 1972- author
Lanham : Lexington Books, [2017]
Acknowledgments -- Permissions -- Introduction -- Turning back the clock : "modern" virginities -- Breaking in vs. breaking out : negotiating the transition from girlhood to womanhood -- Maligned mother(hood)s -- Fairy tale witches and much more -- Life isn't a fairy tale and I'm no princess : the case of countess Elizabeth Bathory -- Epilogue -- Works cited -- Filmography -- About the author.
Baker Berry BF1566 .S26 2017

Hazards of the dark arts : advice for medieval princes on witchcraft and magic : Johannes Hartlieb's Book of all forbidden arts (1456) and Ulrich Molitoris's On witches and pythonesses (1489)
translated by Richard Kieckhefer
University Park, Pennsylvania : The Pennsylvania State University Press, [2017]
"English translations of two important fifteenth-century writings on witchcraft by Johannes Hartlieb and Ulrich Molitoris. Introduction discusses the writings, the authors, their historical environments, the ways they used sources, and their influence on the development of ideas about witchcraft"--Provided by publisher.
Baker Berry BF1569 .H3913 2017

Encore, 1972-1973
Lacan, Jacques, 1901-1981
Paris : Seuil, 1975
Baker Berry BF173 .L14613 1988 Bk.20

L'Envers de la psychanalyse, 1969-1970
Lacan, Jacques, 1901-1981
Paris : Editions du Seuil, 1991
Baker Berry BF173 .L14613 1988 bk.17

Sensorimotor life : an enactive proposal
Di Paolo, Ezequiel A., author
Oxford, UK : Oxford University Press, 2017
Introduction -- Representational pull, enactive escape velocity -- Structures of sensorimotor engagement -- Mastery: learning to act and perceive -- The missing theory of agency -- Sensorimotor agency -- The sense of agency -- Virtual actions and abstract attitudes -- Epilogue.

Based on recent theoretical developments in the enactive approach to life and mind, this book elaborates a series of contributions to a non-representational theory of action and perception. These enactive ideas are applied and extended to provide a theory rich, naturalistic account of the sensorimotor meaning and agency.
Baker Berry BF311 .D5372 2017

Emotional lives : dramas of identity in an age of mass media
McCarthy, E. Doyle, author
Cambridge, United Kingdom ; Cambridge University Press, 2017
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.

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 public and private life in a time when media culture generates new forms of social relationships and deep personal attachments to celebrity figures. McCarthy shows that people are drawn to public life, not only for entertainment and pleasure but also for its dramas, for memorializing events like disasters, acts of violence, and victimhood. McCarthy's cultural-sociological approach provides new insights about emotions as 'social things' and reveals how today's mass media is an important force for cultural change, including changes in people's relationships, identities, and emotions.
Baker Berry BF561 .M33 2017

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