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Intimate citizenship : private decisions and public dialogues

Author: Kenneth Plummer
Publisher: Seattle : University of Washington Press, ©2003.
Series: Earl and Edna Stice lecture-book series in social science.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In this study, sociologist Ken Plummer examines the transformations taking place in the realm of intimacy and the conflicts - the "intimate troubles"--To which these changes constantly give rise. In surveying the intimate possibilities now available to us and the issues swirling around them, Plummer focuses especially on the overlap of public and private. Increasingly, our most private decisions are bound up with  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Plummer, Kenneth.
Intimate citizenship.
Seattle : University of Washington Press, ©2003
(DLC) 2003046765
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth Plummer
ISBN: 9780295802244 0295802243 9780773571679 0773571671
OCLC Number: 614490809
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 187 pages)
Contents: Intimate Troubles --
Postmodern Intimacies: New Lives in a Late Modern World --
Culture Wars and Contested Intimacies --
The New Theories of Citizenship --
Public Intimacies, Private Citizens --
Dialogic Citizenship --
Stories and the Grounded Moralities of Everyday Life --
Globalizing Intimate Citizenship --
The Intimate Citizenship Project.
Series Title: Earl and Edna Stice lecture-book series in social science.
Responsibility: Ken Plummer.

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Examines transformations in the realm of intimacy and the conflicts - the 'intimate troubles' - to which these changes give rise. This book focuses on the overlap of public and private and asks the  Read more...

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