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Inside story : how narratives drive mass harm

Author: Lois Presser
Publisher: Oakland, California : University of California Press, [2018]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Stories direct mass harm, including violence and less sensational affronts. This book explores the capacity of stories to motivate people to do harm and to tolerate the harm done by others. The book builds upon timely work in the field of narrative criminology, according to which stories promote or inhibit harmful action. It offers a sociological analysis of the emotional yet intersubjective experience of dangerous  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Presser, Lois, author.
Inside story
Oakland, California : University of California Press, [2018]
(DLC) 2018017428
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lois Presser
ISBN: 9780520964471 0520964470
OCLC Number: 1033549467
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 189 pages)
Contents: Introduction: narratives and narrative impacts --
The cultural grounds of mass harm --
Emotion, narrative, and transcendence --
The invitational edge of underdog stories --
Becoming criminal : a hegemonic story of antisociality --
Better living in story worlds.
Responsibility: Lois Presser.

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"Stories direct mass harm, including violence and less sensational affronts. This book explores the capacity of stories to motivate people to do harm and to tolerate the harm done by others. The book builds upon timely work in the field of narrative criminology, according to which stories promote or inhibit harmful action. It offers a sociological analysis of the emotional yet intersubjective experience of dangerous stories"--Provided by publisher.

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