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Fear and conventionality

by Parsons, Elsie Worthington Clews

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Manners and customs.,
    • Ethnology -- United States.,
    • Middle class -- United States.,
    • Interpersonal relations -- United States.,
    • United States -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Elsie Clews Parsons ; with a new introduction by Desley Deacon.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGT75 .P3 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxvii, 239 p. ;
      Number of Pages239
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL656902M
      ISBN 100226647463
      LC Control Number97001996

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Parsons, Elsie Worthington Clews, Fear and conventionality. New York ; London: G.P. Putnam's Sons, Widely admired by the cultural critics and the avant garde in the s, Fear and Conventionality broke new ground for American anthropology.

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Widely admired by the cultural critics and the avant garde in the s, Fear and Conventionality broke new ground for American anthropology.

Elsie Clews Parsons—an anthropologist, cultural critic, feminist, and author—turns a cool and ironic eye on the mores and customs of her own upper-class New York society.

Influenced Fear and conventionality book Ruth Benedict and Franz Boas, William James and Havelock Ellis. Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

"References": p. On not taking to strangersTravelersHospitality: the guestHospitality: the host While not exactly within the field of medicine, this book can be read with profit by physicians, dealing as it does with the psychologic and evolutionary causes of fear and conventionality.

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A school bus is a book of stamps. Passing mail through windows. Notes in the form of candy wrappers telling the street something sweet came by. Notes in the form of fingers pointing at the world zooming by. A school bus is a ketchup packet with a tiny hole in it.

Left on a seat. A paper tube around a straw. The population suffers from a fear of change, for their conditioning assumes a static identity, and challenging ones belief system, usually results in insult and apprehension, for being wrong is erroneously associated with failure.

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It reflects our own prejudices and comfort zone. It’s nothing but fear of change, of being left out. Unreasoned fear is a master intellectual fraud practiced upon the evolving mortal soul. ~ The Urantia Book, Belief may not be able to resist doubt and withstand fear, but faith is always triumphant over doubting, for faith is both positive and living.

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I've known many women who eschewed happiness because of their fear, compromised their integrity in favor of conventionality. For sure, there is a price to be paid for living a life on the fringe.

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