Presentation of Self in Everyday Life

Presentation of Self in Everyday Life

by Erving Goffman
     
 

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A study of human behavior in social situations and the way we appear to others. Dr. Goffman has employed as a framework the metaphor of theatrical performance. Discussions of social techniques are based upon detailed research and observation of social customs in many regions.  See more details below

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A study of human behavior in social situations and the way we appear to others. Dr. Goffman has employed as a framework the metaphor of theatrical performance. Discussions of social techniques are based upon detailed research and observation of social customs in many regions.

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ISBN-13:
9780385094023
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date:
05/28/1959
Pages:
272
Sales rank:
159,775
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.60(d)

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