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The new individualism : the emotional costs of globalization / Anthony Elliott and Charles Lemert
Bib ID 4734435
Format BookBook
Author
Elliott, Anthony
 
Edition Rev. ed. 
Description London ; New York : Routledge, 2009 
xxvii, 218 p. ; 20 cm. 
ISBN 9780415560702
9780415560696
0415560691
0415560705
9780203865705
0203865707
Full contents
  • 1. Individualism for beginners
  • When Caoimhe met Annie somewhere in global space
  • 2. Was the free individual just a dream?
  • Snapshots of individualism and the illusion of the good society
  • 3. Living in a privatized world
  • Coping with globalization
  • 4. On the individualist arts of sex
  • Intimacy, eroticism and the newly lost individual
  • 5. The self and other ethical troubles
  • Ethics, social differences and the truths of multiculturalism
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Individualism.  |  Globalization -- Social aspects.
Other authors/contributors Lemert, Charles C., 1937-

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