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So you've been publicly shamed, Jon Ronson

Label
So you've been publicly shamed
Title
So you've been publicly shamed
Statement of responsibility
Jon Ronson
Title variation
So youve been publicly shamed
Title variation remainder
a journey through the world of public humiliation
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From the internationally bestselling author of The Psychopath Test, a captivating and brilliant exploration of one of our world's most overlooked forces. For the past three years, Jon Ronson has been immersing himself in the world of modern-day public shaming-meeting famous shamees, shamers, and bystanders who have been impacted. This is the perfect time for a modern-day Scarlet Letter-a radically empathetic book about public shaming, and about shaming as a form of social control. It has become such a big part of our lives it has begun to feel weird and empty when there isn't anyone to be furious about. Whole careers are being ruined by one mistake. A transgression is revealed. Our collective outrage at it has the force of a hurricane. Then we all quickly forget about it and move on to the next one, and it doesn't cross our minds to wonder if the shamed person is okay or in ruins. What's it doing to them? What's it doing to us? Ronson's book is a powerful, funny, unique, and very humane dispatch from the frontline, in the escalating war on human nature and its flaws"--
Summary
We've all seen it happen -- someone makes a bad decision in the public eye and people pile on in judgment. His interest piqued by a takeover of his own Twitter account, journalist Jon Ronson dove deep into an exploration of human nature, technology, and humiliation via social media. Interviewing both those famous for being shamed and those doing the shaming, Ronson discusses motivations, consequences, and recoveries. -- Description by Shauna Griffin
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10405192
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ronson, Jon
Dewey number
152.4/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HM661
LC item number
.R66 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social control
  • Shame
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Shame
  • Social control
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a journey through the world of public humiliation
Label
So you've been publicly shamed, Jon Ronson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-290)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Braveheart -- I'm glad I'm not that -- The wilderness -- God, that was awesome -- Man descends several rungs in the ladder of civilization -- Doing something good -- Journey to a shame-free paradise -- The shame-eradication workshop -- A town abuzz over prostitution and a client list -- The near drowning of Mike Daisey -- The man who can change the Google search results -- The terror -- Raquel in a post-shaming world -- Cats and ice cream and music -- Your speed
Control code
ocn893974244
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
290 pages
Isbn
9781594487132
Lccn
2014038382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
99963654181
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)893974244
Label
So you've been publicly shamed, Jon Ronson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-290)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Braveheart -- I'm glad I'm not that -- The wilderness -- God, that was awesome -- Man descends several rungs in the ladder of civilization -- Doing something good -- Journey to a shame-free paradise -- The shame-eradication workshop -- A town abuzz over prostitution and a client list -- The near drowning of Mike Daisey -- The man who can change the Google search results -- The terror -- Raquel in a post-shaming world -- Cats and ice cream and music -- Your speed
Control code
ocn893974244
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
290 pages
Isbn
9781594487132
Lccn
2014038382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
99963654181
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)893974244

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