The Cultural Dialectics of Knowledge and Desire

The Cultural Dialectics of Knowledge and Desire

By: Charles W. Nuckolls (author), Stephen A. Tyler (foreword_author)Paperback

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Offering a cognitive and psychoanalytic approach, this work asks why culture is a problem that can never be solved. It develops a theory of cultural dialectics based on the concept of paradox, in which it shows how ambivalence and conflicts are at the heart of all cultural knowledge systems.

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  • ISBN13: 9780299151249
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 256
  • ID: 9780299151249
  • ISBN10: 0299151247

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