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Published: 21 February 2013

256 Pages


ISBN: 9780199742912

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One Nation Under Stress

The Trouble with Stress as an Idea

Dana Becker

  • The only full-length exploration of stress that focuses focuses solely on the cultural uses and meanings of the stress concept
  • Explores how the 'stress concept' serves social and political purposes
  • Addresses many controversial topics, to challenge perceptions of stress

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