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The Resource What About Me? : The Struggle for Identity in a Market-Based Society

What About Me? : The Struggle for Identity in a Market-Based Society

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What About Me? : The Struggle for Identity in a Market-Based Society
Title
What About Me?
Title remainder
The Struggle for Identity in a Market-Based Society
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
According to current thinking, anyone who fails to succeed must have something wrong with them. The pressure to achieve and be happy is taking a heavy toll, resulting in a warped view of the self, disorientation, and despair. People are lonelier than ever before. Today's pay-for-performance mentality is turning institutions such as schools, universities, and hospitals into businesses, while individuals are being made to think of themselves as one-person enterprises. Love is increasingly hard to find, and we struggle to lead meaningful lives. In What about Me?, Paul Verhaeghe's main concern is
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EBLCP
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
What About Me? : The Struggle for Identity in a Market-Based Society
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http://ebcd.cuyahogalibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=DA392824-3996-4A7C-A555-9AEC3A123C12
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Publication
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Carrier category
online resource
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Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; 1. Identity; 2. Ethics: from self-realisation to self-denial; 3. The Perfectible Individual; 4. The Essence of Identity; Intermezzo: society and disorders; 5. Enron Society; 6. Identity: powerless perfectibility; 7. The New Disorders: rank and yank; 8. The Good Life; Acknowledgements; Bibliography; Notes
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8ocm93333161
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1 online resource (273 pages)
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online
Isbn
9781921863790
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rdamedia
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Label
What About Me? : The Struggle for Identity in a Market-Based Society
Link
http://ebcd.cuyahogalibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=DA392824-3996-4A7C-A555-9AEC3A123C12
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; 1. Identity; 2. Ethics: from self-realisation to self-denial; 3. The Perfectible Individual; 4. The Essence of Identity; Intermezzo: society and disorders; 5. Enron Society; 6. Identity: powerless perfectibility; 7. The New Disorders: rank and yank; 8. The Good Life; Acknowledgements; Bibliography; Notes
Control code
8ocm93333161
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (273 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781921863790
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
da392824-3996-4a7c-a555-9aec3a123c12
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not applicable
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unknown
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remote

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