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Stress and the State

  • James Paul GeeEmail author
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Abstract

This chapter discusses the role of stress and anxiety in human life and the human need to belong to groups. It connects these two things to the role of the state in creating co-citizenship as a form of social belonging. It argues, as well, that the state is a fetish.

Keywords

State Civics Belonging Fetish And civil obedience 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Arizona State UniversityTempeUSA

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