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On scandal : moral disturbances in society, politics, and art, Ari Adut

Label
On scandal : moral disturbances in society, politics, and art
Title
On scandal
Title remainder
moral disturbances in society, politics, and art
Statement of responsibility
Ari Adut
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
285614
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adut, Ari
Dewey number
302.5/42
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HM811
LC item number
.A38 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Structural analysis in the social sciences
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Deviant behavior
  • Scandals
  • Sex scandals
  • Scandals
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
moral disturbances in society, politics, and art
Label
On scandal : moral disturbances in society, politics, and art, Ari Adut
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-341) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The disruptive publicity of transgression -- What is scandal? -- The transgression -- The publicizer -- The public -- More complex forms -- Publicity -- Scandal as lived experience -- Contamination -- Associative contamination -- Audience contamination -- Aggravating elements -- Provocation -- What follows -- The fall of Oscar Wilde -- The scandal of homosexuality in Victorian England -- Victorians and Oscar Wilde before his trials -- The impending scandal -- The dynamics of the Oscar Wilde affair -- The libel trial -- The prosecution and conviction of Wilde -- The American presidency, imperial and imperiled -- Political scandal -- Democracy and political scandal -- The media -- Moral attack and vulnerability -- The vulnerabilities of presidents -- Sociopolitical conjuncture -- Mode of presidential governance -- The traditional presidency and its scandals -- The modern presidency and its protections -- The making of Watergate -- The transgressions -- The unfolding of Watergate -- The presidency after Watergate -- Imperial tendencies in the 2000s -- Investigating corruption in France -- Norm entrepreneurship -- Scandal and norm entrepreneurship -- Corruption in France -- Transformations in the eighties -- The French penal procedure and the investigating magistrates -- The mobilization of the investigating magistrates -- The scandal strategies -- Techniques of insubordination -- Targeting higher-ups -- Publicizing the transgression -- Challenging the political elite -- The consequences of the scandals -- The limits and discontents of scandal -- Sex and the American public sphere -- Sex and scandal -- Sex and politics in the nineteenth century United States -- The rise of modesty -- Sexual liberalization and the decline of modesty -- The rise of sexual politics -- The making of the Lewinsky affair -- Provocation in art -- Transgression in art and its effects -- Impressionism and its scandals -- The moral logics of modern art -- Subversive content -- Form and morality -- The paradoxes of contemporary art -- The crisis of the art object -- The return of the real -- Conclusion -- Notes -- References -- Index
Control code
711809
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 356 pages
Isbn
9780521895897
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2008005084
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780521895897
  • (OCoLC)192045575
Label
On scandal : moral disturbances in society, politics, and art, Ari Adut
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-341) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The disruptive publicity of transgression -- What is scandal? -- The transgression -- The publicizer -- The public -- More complex forms -- Publicity -- Scandal as lived experience -- Contamination -- Associative contamination -- Audience contamination -- Aggravating elements -- Provocation -- What follows -- The fall of Oscar Wilde -- The scandal of homosexuality in Victorian England -- Victorians and Oscar Wilde before his trials -- The impending scandal -- The dynamics of the Oscar Wilde affair -- The libel trial -- The prosecution and conviction of Wilde -- The American presidency, imperial and imperiled -- Political scandal -- Democracy and political scandal -- The media -- Moral attack and vulnerability -- The vulnerabilities of presidents -- Sociopolitical conjuncture -- Mode of presidential governance -- The traditional presidency and its scandals -- The modern presidency and its protections -- The making of Watergate -- The transgressions -- The unfolding of Watergate -- The presidency after Watergate -- Imperial tendencies in the 2000s -- Investigating corruption in France -- Norm entrepreneurship -- Scandal and norm entrepreneurship -- Corruption in France -- Transformations in the eighties -- The French penal procedure and the investigating magistrates -- The mobilization of the investigating magistrates -- The scandal strategies -- Techniques of insubordination -- Targeting higher-ups -- Publicizing the transgression -- Challenging the political elite -- The consequences of the scandals -- The limits and discontents of scandal -- Sex and the American public sphere -- Sex and scandal -- Sex and politics in the nineteenth century United States -- The rise of modesty -- Sexual liberalization and the decline of modesty -- The rise of sexual politics -- The making of the Lewinsky affair -- Provocation in art -- Transgression in art and its effects -- Impressionism and its scandals -- The moral logics of modern art -- Subversive content -- Form and morality -- The paradoxes of contemporary art -- The crisis of the art object -- The return of the real -- Conclusion -- Notes -- References -- Index
Control code
711809
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 356 pages
Isbn
9780521895897
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2008005084
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780521895897
  • (OCoLC)192045575

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