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The Resource Self-help books : why Americans keep reading them, Sandra K. Dolby

Self-help books : why Americans keep reading them, Sandra K. Dolby

Label
Self-help books : why Americans keep reading them
Title
Self-help books
Title remainder
why Americans keep reading them
Statement of responsibility
Sandra K. Dolby
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dolby, Sandra K.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
BF632
LC item number
.D65 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Self-help techniques
  • Psychological literature
Label
Self-help books : why Americans keep reading them, Sandra K. Dolby
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [163]-181) and index
Contents
American popular self-education -- The books, the writers, and metacommentary -- The critics, the simple self, and America's cultural cringe -- Giving advice and getting wisdom -- Memes, themes, and worldview -- Stories -- Proverbs, quotes, and insights -- Finding a use for self-help testimonies
Control code
57514618
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 192 p.
Isbn
9780252029745
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005002017
Label
Self-help books : why Americans keep reading them, Sandra K. Dolby
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [163]-181) and index
Contents
American popular self-education -- The books, the writers, and metacommentary -- The critics, the simple self, and America's cultural cringe -- Giving advice and getting wisdom -- Memes, themes, and worldview -- Stories -- Proverbs, quotes, and insights -- Finding a use for self-help testimonies
Control code
57514618
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 192 p.
Isbn
9780252029745
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005002017

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