Ribbon Culture PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

Ribbon Culture free pdf This is the first book to look at the use of ribbons in awareness campaigns. It looks at the current top ribbon-wearing causes - breast cancer and AIDS awareness and includes historical context - eg flag days and the poppy. It also analyzes the culture of compassion.This book explores the history, meaning, and sociological implications of awareness campaigns, seeing them as personal displays of compassion in a culture where empathy is a by-word for authenticity. It also highlights how charities use awareness campaigns to reach their audience, and the transformation of charity into a commercial enterprise.

About Sarah E.H. Moore

SARAH E.H. MOORE is Research Assistant at the Department of Sociology, University of Kent, UK. Her research interests lie in the sociology of compassion, risk culture and health.

Details Book

Author : Sarah E.H. Moore
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Data Published : 17 January 2008
ISBN : 0230549217
EAN : 9780230549210
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 190 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews Ribbon Culture



17 Comments Add a comment




Related eBooks Download


  • Pink Ribbon Blues free pdfPink Ribbon Blues

    Pink ribbon paraphernalia saturate shopping malls. billboards. magazines. television. and other venues. all in the name of breast cancer awareness. In this compelling and provocative work. Gayle A. Sulik shows that although "pink ribbon culture" has brought breast cancer advocacy much attention..


  • Pink Ribbon Blues free pdfPink Ribbon Blues

    Pink ribbon paraphernalia saturate shopping malls. billboards. magazines. television. and other venues. all in the name of breast cancer awareness. In this compelling and provocative work..


  • Poetry From Awareness of Awareness free pdfPoetry From Awareness of Awareness

    A selection of poems based on the author's book : Awareness of Awareness - The Open Way Here are some comments by readers of some of my poems: I love the clarity of your rhyming poems..


  • Self-awareness and Causal Attribution free pdfSelf-awareness and Causal Attribution

    Self-awareness - the ability to recognize one's existence - is one of the most important variables in psychology. Without self-awareness. people would be unable to self-reflect..


  • Core Awareness free pdfCore Awareness

    "Core Awareness. Revised Edition: Enhancing Yoga. Pilates. Exercise. and Dance" offers a guide to Core Awareness. a body-oriented approach that explores the practice of bringing focus and attention to inner sensation as the means of cultivating an innate capacity for expressive movement..


  • Ribbon Culture free pdfRibbon Culture

    . This is the first book to look at the use of ribbons in awareness campaigns. It looks at the current top ribbon-wearing causes - breast cancer and AIDS awareness and includes historical context - eg