The Play of Political Culture, Emotion and Identity

  • Candida¬†Yates

Part of the Studies in the Psychosocial Series book series (STIP)

About this book

Introduction

Offering a uniquely 'psycho-cultural' take on the emotional dynamics of UK political culture this book uses theories and research in psychoanalysis, cultural and media studies and political sociology. It explores the cultural and emotional processes that shape our relationship to politics in a media age, referencing Joanna Lumley to Nigel Farage.

Keywords

politics psychology play emotion identity David Cameron Nigel Farage Joanna Lumley Tony Blair psychocultural culture media media studies network

Authors and affiliations

  • Candida¬†Yates
    • 1
  1. 1.Bournemouth UniversityUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137319517
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-57716-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-31951-7
  • About this book