Journals Higher Education



20 August 2013

240 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199737833

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The Autobiographical Self in Time and Culture

Qi Wang

  • First book to assert that the autobiographical self is affected by both history and culture.
  • First book to analyze how the form, structure, and content of memories reveal the role of culture in autobiography.
  • Presents new contributions to the study of autobiography and social media.
  • Contrasts the development of autobiographical writings in Western and Chinese literature.