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書名 Denying death : an interdisciplinary approach to terror management theory / edited by Lindsey A. Harvell and Gwendelyn S. Nisbett
出版項 New York, NY : Routledge, 2016
國際標準書號 9781138843134 (hardback)
113884313X (hardback)
9781138843141 (paperback)
1138843148 (paperback)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 歐美所圖書館  155.937 D437 2016    在架上  -  30500101527847
說明 viii, 223 pages ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
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附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; CONTENTS; List of Figures and Tables; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1 Terror Management Theory: Exploring the Role of Death in Life; 2 Communicating About Death: A Look Inside Terror Management Theory and the Field of Communication; 3 Terror Management and Politics: Comparing and Integrating the "Conservative Shift" and "Political Worldview Defense" Hypotheses; 4 Bridging Health and Death: Insights and Questions From a Terror Management Health Model; 5 Terror Management, Crime, and Law; 6 Marketing, Money, and Mortality
7 The Existential Function of Parasocial Relationship Interaction8 An Experimental Examination of Mortality-Salience Manipulation Type and Length of Delay on Presidential Support and Civic Engagement; 9 Time Waits for No One: Mortality Salience and Temporal Agency; 10 "Death Is Coming, but I'm Too Scared to Think About It": Defining and Distinguishing the Roles of Death and Fear as Motivators to Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Change; 11 Gender and Terror Management Theory
12 Using Persuasion to Save Lives: A Counterattack Plan for Suicide, Substance Abuse, and Psychological Distress Prevention13 Running In While Running Out: First Responders Communication During Traumatic Events; 14 TMT in LAS: Lessons From A Terror Management Field Experiment at Las Vegas McCarran International Airport; 15 Cultural Universals and Differences in Dealing With Death; List of Contributors; Index
This volume is the first to showcase the interdisciplinary nature of Terror Management Theory, providing a detailed overview of how rich and diverse the field has become since the late 1980s, and where it is going in the future. It offers perspectives from psychology, political science, communication, health, sociology, business, marketing and cultural studies, among others, and in the process reveals how our existential ponderings permeate our behavior in almost every area of our lives. It will interest a wide range of upper-level students and researchers who want an overview of past and current TMT research and how it may be applied to their own research interests. -- Provided by publisher
主題 Risk -- Sociological aspects
Death -- Psychological aspects
Terror -- Psychological aspects
Alt Author Harvell, Lindsey, editor
Nisbett, Gwendelyn S., editor
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