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The presentation of self in everyday life

Author: Erving Goffman
Publisher: Harmondsworth : Penguin, 1990
Series: Penguin books; Penguin psychology
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : ReprintView all editions and formats
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In what the General Practitioner called 'this intelligent searching work', the author of Stigma and Asylums presents an analysis of the structures of social encounters from the perspective of the dramatic performance. He shows us exactly how people use such 'fixed props' as houses, clothes, and job situations; how they combine in teams resembling secret societies; and, how they adopt discrepant roles and communicate  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Erving Goffman
ISBN: 0140135715 9780140135718
OCLC Number: 476626128
Notes: Originalår: 1959
Description: 251 s
Series Title: Penguin books; Penguin psychology
Responsibility: Erving Goffman

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