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Unformatted text preview: the practictioner attends his client, is stayed away from where reality is being peformed. The world in truth is a wedding” Gofman: “the self does not derive from its processor, but from the whole scene of his action. A correctly staged and performed scene leads the audience to impute a self to a performed character, but this imputation, this self- is a product of a scene that comes off, and is not a cause of it” A sociological perspective A way in which we think about ourselves Not an entity A belief Not true or false but analytic tool Role and the self In practice, confuse the role with the self Question: how and What is the self? All that is observable is behavior Cane analyze beliefs Can analyze process by which self is enacted How do conceptions of self vary over time and space...
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