SocialPsych 9.70 - SocialPsychology-Overview&Read

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Unformatted text preview: y ste ms; the socia l construction of re a lity Ma cy , Joa nna R oge rs. De spa ir a nd P e rsona l P owe r in the Nucle a r A ge . P ublishe d/Cre a te d: P hila de lphia , P A : Ne w S ocie ty P ublishe rs, 1983. I S B N: 9780865710313. This importa nt book , now sa dly out of print, wa s writte n in 1983, in the midst of a n e sca la ting nucle a r a rms ra ce be twe e n the U.S . a nd US S R . I n it Ma cy use s the fe a r of nucle a r a nnihila tion to show pre cise ly how we de a l with informa tion tha t is thre a te ning to our pe rsona l se curity . S he offe rs a n e x pla na tion of wha t ha s be e n ca lle d "the dy na mics of ina ction." A rgua bly , he r the sis ha s conte mpora ry re le v a nce . Do y ou se e it a s a pplica ble to curre nt e v e nts? I f so how? I f not, why not? R owe , J. "The P a ra lle l Economy of the Commons." I n S ta te of the World 2009 ­ I nnova tions for a S usta ina ble Economy. Worldwa tch I nstitute , 2009, pp. 138­150. A ssa douria n, E. "Enga ging Communitie s." I n S ta te of the World 2009 ­ I nnova tions for a S usta ina ble Economy. Worldwa tch I nstitute , pp 151...
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