Phantom Narratives
Phantom Narratives
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Cultural attitudes are absorbed into our individual concepts of self, and most often we are unaware of the ways in which we have been acculturated. As a consequence, these cultural attitudes operate unconsciously, affecting our own self-perception as well as the way we perceive others. In Phantom Narratives: The Unseen Contributions of Culture… (more)

Cultural attitudes are absorbed into our individual concepts of self, and most often we are unaware of the ways in which we have been acculturated. As a consequence, these cultural attitudes operate unconsciously, affecting our own self-perception as well as the way we perceive others. In Phantom Narratives: The Unseen Contributions of Culture to Psyche, Samuel Kimbles argues that it is imperative for a society to question its cultural complexes in order to fully engage the problems a society faces. On an individual level, cultural complex awareness and analysis can permit us to explore the most private and subjective psychic experiences of intergenerational complexes. On a collective level, analysis can alleviate social suffering and other psychic disturbances of the human condition.

 

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 02, 2014)

Page count: 124 pages

File size: 1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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