The Saturated Self Dilemmas of Identity in Contemporary Life · Kenneth J. Gergen. (). Abstract, This article has no associated abstract. (fix it). Keywords. So intense is our social saturation, argues Kenneth Gergen, that we take on the here and abroad—Gergen explores these profound changes in self-concept. Reviews the book, The saturated self: Dilemmas of identity in contemporary life by Kenneth J. Gergen (see record ). There is, perhaps, no other .
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Are people still talking about post-modernism in graduate school? The book is a great Psychological dissection of certain modern constructs that influence our psyche: I’m still trying to work through all the implications.
My only complaint was that, like many scholarly texts, it fell apart at the end.
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Now, having reread it I can say that the book is a great satjrated overview of the Self living in a Postmodern world. Or are we hte something else now? Feb 25, Kelly rated it it was amazing. That’s a deep question Underneath the picture the author asks “When one’s erotic interests are aroused by the body of Toontown’s Jessica Rabbit I read it around ’95 and remembered only that I liked it enough to remember it without disdain.
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The Saturated Self: Dilemmas of Identity in Contemporary Life
One of those rare social science books that blew my mind, and I read it 22 years after it was published. Highly relevant commentary on the self in postmodern society. It’s an introductory work explaining how the post modern world affects individual identity, or at least how that worked in the ‘s.
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