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Author Pavlik-Malone, Lisa.

Title Being doll : a study of youngness & oldness at interface / by Lisa Pavlik-Malone
Published Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2013
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Description 1 online resource (94 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Table of contents; list of illustrations; acknowledgements; introduction; chapter one -- on young of old, vice versa; chapter two -- the corset is the girdle; chapter three -- plastic surgery; conclusion ; bibliography; index
Summary In this second volume, following Dolls & Clowns & Things, the author once again explores the symbolic relationship between the self and the object. This time, however, the possible fundamental role of cognitive consonance, characterized here as the ability of the mind to integrate opposing ideas into a single expanded understanding of Self, is studied in terms of how it might relate to the following three categories of intuitive experience. One, my physical object, in which consonance or ""who .
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 91-94) and index
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Subject Cognition.
Dolls -- Psychological aspects.
Identity (Psychology)
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1443864765 (electronic bk.)
9781443864763 (electronic bk.)