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Individualism.

Steven Lukes

Individualism.

by Steven Lukes

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Individualism

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [159]-162.

    SeriesKey concepts in the social sciences
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM136 .L84
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 172 p.
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5292970M
    LC Control Number72013460

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Mon 20 Jan EST. Last modified on Mon 20 Jan Share on Facebook. Share on Twitter. Share via Email. Have we seen individualism. individualism and collectivism may be as a cultural dimension. There is a large literature in cultural psychology addressing that question and we will try to connect this literature to our research and more broadly to economics.

Interestingly, the individualism-collectivism cleavage is File Size: KB. Books under this subject. How Novels Think: The Limits of Individualism from by Nancy Armstrong (58 copies) Myths of Modern Individualism: Faust, Don Quixote, Don by Ian Watt (45 copies) Solitude and the Sublime: The Romantic Aesthetics of by Frances Ferguson (19 copies) Empire for Liberty: Melville and the Poetics of by Wai Chee.

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This dimension focuses on the relationship between the individual and larger social groups. As mentioned earlier, cultures vary on the amount of emphasis they give on encouraging individuality / uniqueness or on conformity and interdependence.