You have new items in your feed. Click to view.
Question and answer
according to Good,Good, and Moradi which emotions are readily portrayed In Iranian culture
according to Good,Good, and Moradi which emotions are readily portrayed In Iranian culture his paper explores the social and cultural organization of Iranian emotional discourse and its transformation in post-revolutionary Iran. [ First, the Moharram dramas we participated in during field research are described, indicating how these performances organized a ‘prototypical’ view of the social
order, the self, and the passions. Using Kapferer's distinction between “transcendental” and “transformative” rituals, we argue that these dramas were traditionally organized as “transcendental” rites. Second, data on grieving rituals and depressive illness among Iranians is introduced, focusing on the “transformative” qualities of mourning rites and suggesting an interpretation of depression as a failure of the “work of culture.” Third, the appropriation of these symbolic forms of society, self, and the emotions by the current Iranian Islamic state and the role of the state in defming the meaning and legitimacy of emotions and their expression is analyzed.Although the cross-cultural study of depression and depressive affect invariably presupposes a theory of emotion, it is by no means certain that emotions are constituted the same way in different cultures. We begin this section by briefly summarising an anthropological perspective on emotion, and then set forth issues central to the cross-cultural study of depression: ( 1) the ethnopsychology of emotion; and (2) culturally distinctive meanings associated with dysphoric emotions. To the extent that emotions have been considered shared or common experiences of individuals across culturally distinct settings, they have generally been assumed similar on the basis of universal, innate human propensities (Ekman, 1982; Isard, 1977; Plutchik, 1980; Wierzbicka, 1986). If culture is acknowledged as a factor in emotional life, it is only as a second-order interpretation of such innate qualities (Levy, 1984). In addition, thought and emotion are cast as largely separate, mutually exclusive categories: "the cultural/ideational and individual/ affective have been construed as theoretically, and empirically, at odds" (Rosaldo, 1984, p. 139). ]
Expert answered|petitemonde|Points 260|
Question
Asked 8/7/2013 10:02:00 AM
0 Answers/Comments
Get an answer
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
according to Good,Good, and Moradi which emotions are readily portrayed In Iranian culture
Weegy: okay, so what would be your question? (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 8/7/2013 10:01:59 AM
0 Answers/Comments
26,188,004 questions answered
Popular Conversations
Used in MLA style instead of noting each source at the bottom of the ...
Weegy: All fields of research agree on the need to document scholarly borrowings, but documentation conventions vary ...
9/24/2016 7:39:25 PM| 3 Answers
What are variable pay plans?
9/24/2016 1:46:45 AM| 1 Answers
Performance incentives include all the following EXCEPT Options ...
Weegy: Performance incentives include all the following EXCEPT? Performance incentives include all the following ...
9/24/2016 1:55:56 AM| 1 Answers
this vitamin includes eight different forms, all of which are ...
Weegy: Antioxidant is a substance that inhibits oxidation, especially one used to counteract the deterioration of ...
9/24/2016 6:48:14 AM| 1 Answers
Define mycosis
9/24/2016 7:01:15 AM| 1 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
P
P
P
P
P
L
Points 933 [Total 5005] Ratings 2 Comments 913 Invitations 0 Offline
S
P
1
L
Points 663 [Total 1543] Ratings 5 Comments 613 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 205 [Total 499] Ratings 0 Comments 205 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 100 [Total 100] Ratings 0 Comments 100 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
P
Points 97 [Total 1209] Ratings 0 Comments 97 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 72 [Total 72] Ratings 0 Comments 72 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 30 [Total 30] Ratings 3 Comments 0 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
Points 25 [Total 4250] Ratings 1 Comments 15 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
P
P
P
Points 13 [Total 3875] Ratings 0 Comments 13 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 10 [Total 10] Ratings 1 Comments 0 Invitations 0 Offline
* Excludes moderators and previous
winners (Include)
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | © Purple Inc.