Categorii:
inchide meniul
TOP 2019
Brand Minds
L-V 08:00 - 20:00 0371.781.781

Selfie

4.04

52.65  Lei 61.94  Lei

sau 5265 de puncte. Detalii.

Livrare in 15 zile lucratoare

Cod: BRT9781447283669

An aparitie: 2018

Autor: Will Storr

Categoria: General

Data aparitie: 22032018

Editie: necartonata

Editura: PICADOR

Format: 196 x 132 x 26 mm

Limba: English

Nr. pagini: 368

Tip: Paperback



Adauga in wishlist

Trebuie sa fii logat

Transport Gratuit peste 65 de lei
Puncte de fidelitate
30 de Zile Drept de Retur
 

`Fascinating' Guardian
`Brilliant' Evening Standard
`Electrifying' Financial Times
`So interesting I literally couldn't put it down' Sunday Times

We live in the age of the individual. We are supposed to be slim, prosperous, happy, extroverted and popular. This is our culture's image of the perfect self. We see this person everywhere: in advertising, in the press, all over social media. We're told that to be this person you just have to follow your dreams, that our potential is limitless, that we are the source of our own success.

But this model of the perfect self can be extremely dangerous. People are suffering under the torture of this impossible fantasy. Unprecedented social pressure is leading to increases in depression and suicide. Where does this ideal come from? Why is it so powerful? Is there any way to break its spell?

To answer these questions, Selfie by Will Storr takes us from the shores of Ancient Greece, through the Christian Middle Ages, to the self-esteem evangelists of 1980s California, the rise of narcissism and the selfie generation, and right up to the era of hyper-individualistic neoliberalism in which we live now.

It tells the extraordinary story of the person we all know so intimately - our self.

As featured on Russell Brand's Under The Skin podcast.

Cartea Selfie face parte din categoria General a librariei online Libris.ro si este scrisa de Will Storr.
Livrarea se face din stocul furnizorului nostru din UK in aproximativ 15 zile lucratoare. Transportul este gratuit prin curier rapid, oriunde in Romania, pentru orice comanda de minimum 65 de lei. Pentru orice solicitare sau informatie suplimentara apelati call center-ul Libris de luni pana vineri intre orele 8-20.


sus
Feedback Wishlist