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Mass hysteria : critical psychology and media studies, Lisa Blackman and Valerie Walkerdine

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Mass hysteria : critical psychology and media studies
Title
Mass hysteria
Title remainder
critical psychology and media studies
Statement of responsibility
Lisa Blackman and Valerie Walkerdine
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This work provides an innovative approach to the relation of psychology to the media for media and cultural studies students. The book explores the regulation of the masses and its place both in the project of psychology and of media studies
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DLC
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1965-
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Blackman, Lisa
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Walkerdine, Valerie
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  • Mass media
  • Social psychology
Label
Mass hysteria : critical psychology and media studies, Lisa Blackman and Valerie Walkerdine
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-206) 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
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction: From 'mass hysteria' to 'people power'.
  • p. 1
  • People power.
  • p. 2
  • 'making up' of the self.
  • p. 3
  • psychology of the Other.
  • p. 9
  • Mass-media hysteria.
  • p. 13
  • 1.
  • Communication breakdown.
  • p. 16
  • semiotic production of reality.
  • p. 19
  • Summary.
  • p. 25
  • 2.
  • Mass psychology.
  • p. 26
  • psy complex.
  • p. 28
  • Psychology as a science of population management.
  • p. 30
  • oversensitive masses.
  • p. 31
  • Foucault's approach to truth.
  • p. 33
  • Social psychology.
  • p. 34
  • psychoanalysis of groups.
  • p. 35
  • Karl Marx.
  • p. 36
  • Murderous children.
  • p. 37
  • 3.
  • Studying media consumption.
  • p. 39
  • Effects research.
  • p. 40
  • quantification of media effects.
  • p. 42
  • Towards a science of media consumption?.
  • p. 44
  • Opposition to effects research.
  • p. 45
  • Towards a semiotics of media production.
  • p. 47
  • Uses and gratifications.
  • p. 49
  • Further moves to the active audience.
  • p. 51
  • Problems with identity.
  • p. 54
  • 4.
  • Subjectivity, ideology and representation.
  • p. 59
  • Frankfurt School.
  • p. 61
  • Marxism, ideology and consciousness.
  • p. 64
  • Louis Althusser.
  • p. 66
  • unconscious structured like a language.
  • p. 67
  • 5.
  • Feminism, psychoanalysis and the media.
  • p. 70
  • Basic concepts of Lacanian psychoanalysis.
  • p. 70
  • Screen theory.
  • p. 76
  • Media education.
  • p. 77
  • 6.
  • Psychoanalysis and feminism.
  • p. 79
  • French psychoanalytic feminisms.
  • p. 82
  • Catherine Clement and Helene Cixous.
  • p. 84
  • Women's pleasure.
  • p. 84
  • Postmodernity and femininity.
  • p. 86
  • nomad, the hybrid and the cyborg.
  • p. 88
  • 7.
  • Postmodernity and the psychological.
  • p. 90
  • Psychological concepts in postmodernist cultural theory.
  • p. 93
  • Baudrillard, Lyotard and postmodernity.
  • p. 95
  • 8.
  • Critical psychology.
  • p. 101
  • Critical psychology-the negation of a realist perspective.
  • p. 102
  • crisis.
  • p. 105
  • turn to language.
  • p. 108
  • decentring of the individual.
  • p. 112
  • Discourse and the psychological.
  • p. 114
  • Going critical.
  • p. 116
  • Institutions, power and ideology.
  • p. 116
  • positivity of power.
  • p. 117
  • Being-in-relation.
  • p. 118
  • 9.
  • Criminality and psychopathology.
  • p. 122
  • Systems of exclusion.
  • p. 124
  • Mad, bad and dangerous to know.
  • p. 124
  • Fear on the streets.
  • p. 126
  • Ordinary madness.
  • p. 128
  • All men are rapists..
  • p. 130
  • voice of reason.
  • p. 131
  • Hearing Voices Network.
  • p. 132
  • materiality of signs.
  • p. 134
  • Do violent women exist?.
  • p. 138
  • Rosemary West and Princess Diana.
  • p. 142
  • ordinary killer.
  • p. 146
  • Fascination, fear, loathing and ambivalence.
  • p. 147
  • 10.
  • Post-identities: sexuality and the colonial subject.
  • p. 152
  • age of normalization.
  • p. 153
  • Race and intelligence.
  • p. 155
  • colonial subject.
  • p. 158
  • Black psychology.
  • p. 158
  • Fear, phobia and fetish.
  • p. 159
  • active audience.
  • p. 163
  • overdetermination of identity.
  • p. 164
  • politics of transformation.
  • p. 165
  • Different sexualities.
  • p. 167
  • age of repression.
  • p. 168
  • homosexual stereotype.
  • p. 170
  • politics of representation.
  • p. 173
  • 11.
  • Conclusion: Princess Diana and practices of subjectification.
  • p. 179
  • crowd in the age of Diana.
  • p. 186
  • Hysterical masses and revolutionary crowds.
  • p. 187
  • Psychological selfhood and self-invention.
  • p. 189
  • Gender, class and labour in New Britain.
  • p. 191
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 197
  • Index.
  • p. 207
Control code
ocm44701293
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 216 p.
Isbn
9780333647820
Lccn
00059180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Mass hysteria : critical psychology and media studies, Lisa Blackman and Valerie Walkerdine
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-206) 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
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction: From 'mass hysteria' to 'people power'.
  • p. 1
  • People power.
  • p. 2
  • 'making up' of the self.
  • p. 3
  • psychology of the Other.
  • p. 9
  • Mass-media hysteria.
  • p. 13
  • 1.
  • Communication breakdown.
  • p. 16
  • semiotic production of reality.
  • p. 19
  • Summary.
  • p. 25
  • 2.
  • Mass psychology.
  • p. 26
  • psy complex.
  • p. 28
  • Psychology as a science of population management.
  • p. 30
  • oversensitive masses.
  • p. 31
  • Foucault's approach to truth.
  • p. 33
  • Social psychology.
  • p. 34
  • psychoanalysis of groups.
  • p. 35
  • Karl Marx.
  • p. 36
  • Murderous children.
  • p. 37
  • 3.
  • Studying media consumption.
  • p. 39
  • Effects research.
  • p. 40
  • quantification of media effects.
  • p. 42
  • Towards a science of media consumption?.
  • p. 44
  • Opposition to effects research.
  • p. 45
  • Towards a semiotics of media production.
  • p. 47
  • Uses and gratifications.
  • p. 49
  • Further moves to the active audience.
  • p. 51
  • Problems with identity.
  • p. 54
  • 4.
  • Subjectivity, ideology and representation.
  • p. 59
  • Frankfurt School.
  • p. 61
  • Marxism, ideology and consciousness.
  • p. 64
  • Louis Althusser.
  • p. 66
  • unconscious structured like a language.
  • p. 67
  • 5.
  • Feminism, psychoanalysis and the media.
  • p. 70
  • Basic concepts of Lacanian psychoanalysis.
  • p. 70
  • Screen theory.
  • p. 76
  • Media education.
  • p. 77
  • 6.
  • Psychoanalysis and feminism.
  • p. 79
  • French psychoanalytic feminisms.
  • p. 82
  • Catherine Clement and Helene Cixous.
  • p. 84
  • Women's pleasure.
  • p. 84
  • Postmodernity and femininity.
  • p. 86
  • nomad, the hybrid and the cyborg.
  • p. 88
  • 7.
  • Postmodernity and the psychological.
  • p. 90
  • Psychological concepts in postmodernist cultural theory.
  • p. 93
  • Baudrillard, Lyotard and postmodernity.
  • p. 95
  • 8.
  • Critical psychology.
  • p. 101
  • Critical psychology-the negation of a realist perspective.
  • p. 102
  • crisis.
  • p. 105
  • turn to language.
  • p. 108
  • decentring of the individual.
  • p. 112
  • Discourse and the psychological.
  • p. 114
  • Going critical.
  • p. 116
  • Institutions, power and ideology.
  • p. 116
  • positivity of power.
  • p. 117
  • Being-in-relation.
  • p. 118
  • 9.
  • Criminality and psychopathology.
  • p. 122
  • Systems of exclusion.
  • p. 124
  • Mad, bad and dangerous to know.
  • p. 124
  • Fear on the streets.
  • p. 126
  • Ordinary madness.
  • p. 128
  • All men are rapists..
  • p. 130
  • voice of reason.
  • p. 131
  • Hearing Voices Network.
  • p. 132
  • materiality of signs.
  • p. 134
  • Do violent women exist?.
  • p. 138
  • Rosemary West and Princess Diana.
  • p. 142
  • ordinary killer.
  • p. 146
  • Fascination, fear, loathing and ambivalence.
  • p. 147
  • 10.
  • Post-identities: sexuality and the colonial subject.
  • p. 152
  • age of normalization.
  • p. 153
  • Race and intelligence.
  • p. 155
  • colonial subject.
  • p. 158
  • Black psychology.
  • p. 158
  • Fear, phobia and fetish.
  • p. 159
  • active audience.
  • p. 163
  • overdetermination of identity.
  • p. 164
  • politics of transformation.
  • p. 165
  • Different sexualities.
  • p. 167
  • age of repression.
  • p. 168
  • homosexual stereotype.
  • p. 170
  • politics of representation.
  • p. 173
  • 11.
  • Conclusion: Princess Diana and practices of subjectification.
  • p. 179
  • crowd in the age of Diana.
  • p. 186
  • Hysterical masses and revolutionary crowds.
  • p. 187
  • Psychological selfhood and self-invention.
  • p. 189
  • Gender, class and labour in New Britain.
  • p. 191
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 197
  • Index.
  • p. 207
Control code
ocm44701293
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 216 p.
Isbn
9780333647820
Lccn
00059180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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