Enjoying It: Candy Crush and Capitalism

Using quite a number ‘case experiences’ from severe conception to sweet weigh down, ‘Gangnam type’ to video game of Thrones and soccer supervisor to Hieronymus Bosch, this booklet argues that we have to reconsider our entertainment. encouraged by means of psychoanalysis, the e-book bargains a brand new mind set approximately how we discuss what we take pleasure in and the way we get pleasure from what we speak about.

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