The Virtual Self: A Contemporary Sociology (21st Century Sociology)
Summer Meditations Vaclav Havel. Future Shock Alvin Toffler. Dalit Assertion Sudha Pai. Panchayati Raj Kuldeep Mathur. Liquid Love Zygmunt Bauman. Global News Alexa Robertson. Other books in this series. The Virtual Self Ben Agger. Encountering Nationalism Jyoti Puri. Multiculturalism in Global Society Peter Kivisto. The World of Cities Leonard Nevarez. Back cover copy The Virtual Self is a concise, critical introduction tosocial life in an age of rapid technology and high speedcommunication.
It addresses a fundamental question of our time: The Virtual Self addresses major issues in sociology thatinform virtually all of a student's course work. At the sametime, the book advances an argument about our stage ofcivilization, joining dialogue with critical thinkers and theoristswho bemoan the loss of community and civic discourse. Theseperspectives from critical theory and postmodernism are introducedin readable, digestible ways as discussions are linked to standardsociological concerns such as the relationship between self andsociety.
Written in a lively, accessible style, The Virtual Selfpresumes no sociological background and cites ample literature forfurther reference. Students and scholars will find it an engagingand exciting text. Table of contents Preface. Everyday Life in Our Wired World. Does Postmodernism Make You Mad?
Everyday Life in Our Wired World 2. A Chapter on Methodology 4. Adventures in Capitalism 5.
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