Everyone's a winner : life in our congratulatory culture / Joel Best.
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- ISBN: 9780520267169 (cloth : alk. paper)
- ISBN: 0520267168 (cloth : alk. paper)
- Physical Description: ix, 199 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
- Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, c2011.
"Simpson imprint in humanities".
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Life in an era of status abundance -- Prize proliferation -- Honoring students -- Everyday heroes -- Ranking and rating -- The significance of congratulatory culture.
Looks at the increasing abundance of status in our society and considers its effects, including the tendency to split into ever more specific groups to enhance status.
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