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Author Klinger, Eric, 1933-

Title Meaning and Void : Inner Experience and the Incentives in People?s Lives
Published Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, 1973
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Description 1 online resource (427 pages)
Contents TABLE OF CONTENTS; 1. MEANING, GOALS, AND ACTION; 2. INCENTIVES AND THOUGHTS; 3. INCENTIVES AND EMOTIONS; 4. THE UPS AND DOWNS OF VALUE; 5. CONSEQUENCES OF LOSING; 6. ALIENATION, FUTILITY, DISCONTENT; 7. TAMPERING WITH THE MESSAGE SYSTEM; 8. SELF-ANNIHILATION; 9. CONCLUSIONS AND IMPLICATIONS FOR THE SOCIAL SCIENCES; NOTES; REFERENCES; INDEXES
Summary In a wide-ranging theory of the way people function, the author shows how their inner lives depend upon and in turn influence their commitments to goals or incentives
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Form Electronic book
ISBN 0816681589 (electronic bk.)
9780816681587 (electronic bk.)