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Authors/Editors: Goffman, Erving
Title: The presentation of self in everyday life.
Year: 1959
Publisher: New York: Doubleday and Company
Pages: xii + 259
Publication type: Book — monograph
Language: English
Keyword(s): performance2 ; response control ; self-representation ; workplace conversation
Annotation: G. studies the way in which the individual in ordinary work situations presents himself and his activity to others, the ways in which he controls the impression they form of him. His approach takes the perspective of the theatrical performance.