Synopses & Reviews
"Sennett presses social theory and historical experience to his service in developing a provocative thesis: that the public world stage has been usurped by the private psychic scene to the detriment of both individual and society".--Carl Schorske, Princeton University. "Stimulating and challenging".--Christopher Lehmann-Haupt, New York Times.
"A fascinating evocation of changing styles of personal and public expression. . . ."--Robert Lekachman,
About the Author
Richard Sennett teaches sociology at the London School of Economics and New York University