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Language and the politics of emotion / edited by Catherine A. Lutz, Lila Abu-Lughod.

By: Lutz, Catherine A
Contributor(s): Abu-Lughod, Lila
Language: English Publisher: Cambridge; Paris : Cambridge University Press; Maison des Sciences de l'Homme, 1990.Description: viii, 217p. ; 23cm.ISBN: 0521388686
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Includes references. - Contents: Shifting politics in Bedouin love poetry / L. Abu-Lughod; Moral discourse and the rhetoric of emotions / G.M. White; Engendered emotion: gender, power, and the rhetoric of emotional control in American discourse / C.A. Lutz; Topographies of self: praise and emotion in Hindu India / A. Appadurai; Shared and solitary sentiments: the discourse of friendship, play and anger in Bhatgaon / D. Brenneis; Registering affect / J.T. Irvine; Language in the discourse of the emotions / D.V. Rosenberg; Untouchability and the fear of death in a Tamil song / M. Trawick.