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Boredom: A Lively History

Peter Toohey
Format
Book
Published
New Haven : Yale University Press, c2011.
Language
English
ISBN
0978300141108 (cl : alk. paper), 0300141106 (cl : alk. paper), 9780300141108 (cl : alk. paper)
Contents
  • Putting boredom in its place
  • Chronic boredom and the company it keeps
  • Humans, animals and incarceration
  • The disease that wasteth at noonday
  • Does boredom have a history?
  • The long march back to boredom.
Description
viii, 211 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-204) and index.
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