The Resource Gossip : the untrivial pursuit, Joseph Epstein

Gossip : the untrivial pursuit, Joseph Epstein

Label
Gossip : the untrivial pursuit
Title
Gossip
Title remainder
the untrivial pursuit
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Epstein
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An exploration of the cultural practice of gossip defines it as a necessary human enterprise that has evolved to new levels in the Internet age, exploring the ways that gossip has negatively impacted politics and journalism
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Epstein, Joseph
Dewey number
302.2/4
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1535.G6
LC item number
E67 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Gossip
Label
Gossip : the untrivial pursuit, Joseph Epstein
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 222-223) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Private gossip -- How it works -- Feasible, uncheckable, deeply damning -- When is it all right to gossip? -- In the know -- Great gossips of the western world I -- The truth defense -- The gossip transaction -- Need gossip be trivial? -- Pure speculation -- Public gossip -- Gossip goes public -- Gossip in center ring -- Shooting at celebrities -- Great gossips of the western world II -- Antedeluvian gossip -- Literary gossip -- Gay gossip -- Great gossips of the western world III -- Private into public -- Caught in the net -- Whores of information -- Snooping and scooping : great gossips of the western world IV -- Too much even of Kreplach
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9780618721948
Lccn
2010049804
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • BK0009492288
  • 627793
Label
Gossip : the untrivial pursuit, Joseph Epstein
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 222-223) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Private gossip -- How it works -- Feasible, uncheckable, deeply damning -- When is it all right to gossip? -- In the know -- Great gossips of the western world I -- The truth defense -- The gossip transaction -- Need gossip be trivial? -- Pure speculation -- Public gossip -- Gossip goes public -- Gossip in center ring -- Shooting at celebrities -- Great gossips of the western world II -- Antedeluvian gossip -- Literary gossip -- Gay gossip -- Great gossips of the western world III -- Private into public -- Caught in the net -- Whores of information -- Snooping and scooping : great gossips of the western world IV -- Too much even of Kreplach
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9780618721948
Lccn
2010049804
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • BK0009492288
  • 627793

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