Boredom, Self, and Culture

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Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, Jan 1, 1984 - Psychology - 158 pages
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This study in social and cultural history argues that what the author identifies as "hyperboredom"--the sense that all possibilities are equally valueless--has grown into a major cultural force as a result of the abandonment of traditional sources of meaning.

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Contents

Preface
9
The Third Boredom
42
The Nature of Hyperboredom
58
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