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The Resource Cringeworthy : a theory of awkwardness, Melissa Dahl

Cringeworthy : a theory of awkwardness, Melissa Dahl

Label
Cringeworthy : a theory of awkwardness
Title
Cringeworthy
Title remainder
a theory of awkwardness
Statement of responsibility
Melissa Dahl
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the ways that embracing socially awkward situations, even when they lead to embarrassment and self-consciousness, also provide the opportunity to test oneself and to recognize how people are connected to each other
Summary
The editor of New York magazine's "Science of Us" website explores the compelling psychology of awkwardness, sharing scientific insights into how truly embarrassing moments are actually perceived by others and how learning to accept one's cringe-worthy gaffes can be socially advantageous
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10623784
Cataloging source
T7B
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Dahl, Melissa
Dewey number
152.4
Index
index present
LC call number
BF575.E53
LC item number
D34 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Embarrassment
  • Self-consciousness (Sensitivity)
  • Interpersonal relations
Target audience
adult
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a theory of awkwardness
Label
Cringeworthy : a theory of awkwardness, Melissa Dahl
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-276) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The tribal terror of self-awareness -- Making faces at emotionally intelligent machines -- Your growing edge -- The awkwardness vortex -- Dance like no one's watching, because no one is! Except when they are -- Your flaws are my pain -- Cringe attacks -- Awkward silences at the office -- Laughing at imaginary tumblers of spilled whiskey -- The awkward age, part 2
Control code
on1021857801
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 286 pages
Isbn
9780735211636
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)1021857801
Label
Cringeworthy : a theory of awkwardness, Melissa Dahl
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-276) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The tribal terror of self-awareness -- Making faces at emotionally intelligent machines -- Your growing edge -- The awkwardness vortex -- Dance like no one's watching, because no one is! Except when they are -- Your flaws are my pain -- Cringe attacks -- Awkward silences at the office -- Laughing at imaginary tumblers of spilled whiskey -- The awkward age, part 2
Control code
on1021857801
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 286 pages
Isbn
9780735211636
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)1021857801

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