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The Resource Narrative and social control : critical perspectives, editor, Dennis K. Mumby

Narrative and social control : critical perspectives, editor, Dennis K. Mumby

Label
Narrative and social control : critical perspectives
Title
Narrative and social control
Title remainder
critical perspectives
Statement of responsibility
editor, Dennis K. Mumby
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What is the relationship between narrative, society and the forms of control that function in society? This critical analysis examines the role of narrative in the creation of various social realities. The central theme is that narrative is a pervasive form of human communication integral to the production and shaping of social order. Each chapter provides both a theoretical framework and an examination of narratives in a range of communication contexts - interpersonal, small group, organizational and mass media - illustrating the far-reaching impact of narrative on our lives and social
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
MHW
Dewey number
401.41
Index
index present
LC call number
P302.7
LC item number
.N366 1993eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Mumby, Dennis K
Series statement
Sage annual reviews of communication research
Series volume
v. 21
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Discourse analysis, Narrative
  • Discourse analysis
  • Social control
  • Discours narratif
  • Analyse du discours
  • Contrôle social
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • REFERENCE
  • Discourse analysis, Narrative
  • Discourse analysis
  • Social control
  • Diskursanalyse
  • Erzählen
  • Soziale Kontrolle
  • Verteltheorie
  • Discourse analysis
  • Sociale controle
  • Communicatie
  • analyse du discours
Label
Narrative and social control : critical perspectives, editor, Dennis K. Mumby
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Narrative, power, and social theory / Stewart R. Clegg -- Family storytelling as a strategy of social control / Kristin M. Langellier and Eric E. Peterson -- Cultural narratives and the therapeutic motif : the political containment of Vietnam veterans / Peter Ehrenhaus -- Narrative and the culture of obedience at the workplace / Marsha Witten -- Stories and racism / Teun A. van Dijk -- Deformed subjects, docile bodies : disciplinary practices and subject-constitution in stories of Japanese-American internment / Gordon Nakagawa -- The narcissistic reflection of communicative power : delusions of progress against organizational discrimination / W. Marc Porter and Isaac E. Catt -- American journalists and the death of Lee Harvey Oswald / Barbie Zelizer -- Oppositional voices in China Beach : narrative configurations of gender and war / A. Susan Owen
Control code
809774222
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (244 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781483345277
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781452254333
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)809774222
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Narrative and social control : critical perspectives, editor, Dennis K. Mumby
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Narrative, power, and social theory / Stewart R. Clegg -- Family storytelling as a strategy of social control / Kristin M. Langellier and Eric E. Peterson -- Cultural narratives and the therapeutic motif : the political containment of Vietnam veterans / Peter Ehrenhaus -- Narrative and the culture of obedience at the workplace / Marsha Witten -- Stories and racism / Teun A. van Dijk -- Deformed subjects, docile bodies : disciplinary practices and subject-constitution in stories of Japanese-American internment / Gordon Nakagawa -- The narcissistic reflection of communicative power : delusions of progress against organizational discrimination / W. Marc Porter and Isaac E. Catt -- American journalists and the death of Lee Harvey Oswald / Barbie Zelizer -- Oppositional voices in China Beach : narrative configurations of gender and war / A. Susan Owen
Control code
809774222
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (244 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781483345277
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781452254333
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)809774222
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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