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Media and the Inner World: Psycho-cultural Approaches to Emotion, Media and Popular Culture

  • Caroline Bainbridge
  • Candida Yates

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Introduction: Psycho-cultural Approaches to Emotion, Media and Popular Culture

  3. Psycho-cultural Approaches to Sport

  4. The Emotional Work of Cinema

  5. Television and Paranoia

  6. Social Media and Digital Narcissism

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 201-208

About this book


This book applies insights from the spheres of academic scholarship and clinical experience to demonstrate the usefulness of psychoanalysis for developing nuanced and innovative approaches to media and cultural analysis.


psycho-cultural media popular culture fantasy the unconscious cinema television sport social media emotion psychotherapy psychosocial cognition crisis culture Encounter film Narcissism psychoanalysis Therapeut

Editors and affiliations

  • Caroline Bainbridge
    • 1
  • Candida Yates
    • 2
  1. 1.University of RoehamptonUK
  2. 2.University of East LondonUK

About the editors

Karen Ainsbury, Psychotherapist, UK Aaron Balick, Psychotherapist, UK Nicola Diamond, University of East London, UK Judith Edwards, Tavistock Clinic, UK Matt Hills, Aberystwyth University, UK Hugh Ortega Breton, University of Leicester, UK Barry Richards, Bournemouth University, UK Jay Watts, Psychotherapist, UK Jo Whitehouse-Hart, De Montfort University Leicester, UK

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