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The Resource Crying shame : metaculture, modernity, and the exaggerated death of lament, James M. Wilce, (electronic resource)

Crying shame : metaculture, modernity, and the exaggerated death of lament, James M. Wilce, (electronic resource)

Label
Crying shame : metaculture, modernity, and the exaggerated death of lament
Title
Crying shame
Title remainder
metaculture, modernity, and the exaggerated death of lament
Statement of responsibility
James M. Wilce
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilce, James MacLynn
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Mourning customs
  • Laments
  • Crying
  • Weepers (Mourners)
Label
Crying shame : metaculture, modernity, and the exaggerated death of lament, James M. Wilce, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 228]-252) and index
Contents
For crying out loud, what is lament anyway? -- Lament and emotion -- Antiquity, metaculture, and the control of lament -- Cultural amnesia and the objectification of lament in Bangladesh -- Modern transformations -- How shame spreads in modernity -- Crying backward : primitivist representations of lament -- Mourning becomes the electron's age : lamenting modernity(ies) -- Lament's (post)modern vertigo : floating in a deterritorialized media sea -- Lament in a postmodern world of revivals
Control code
ssj0000133127
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 274 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9781405169929
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008033461
Other physical details
ill., photograph
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000133127
Label
Crying shame : metaculture, modernity, and the exaggerated death of lament, James M. Wilce, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 228]-252) and index
Contents
For crying out loud, what is lament anyway? -- Lament and emotion -- Antiquity, metaculture, and the control of lament -- Cultural amnesia and the objectification of lament in Bangladesh -- Modern transformations -- How shame spreads in modernity -- Crying backward : primitivist representations of lament -- Mourning becomes the electron's age : lamenting modernity(ies) -- Lament's (post)modern vertigo : floating in a deterritorialized media sea -- Lament in a postmodern world of revivals
Control code
ssj0000133127
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 274 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9781405169929
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008033461
Other physical details
ill., photograph
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000133127

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