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Clutterology

Scott Herring

in The Hoarders: Material Deviance in Modern American Culture

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780226171685
eISBN:
9780226171852
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226171852.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter surveys the role that professional home organizing played in the social construction of hoarding as a mental illness. It argues that organizers normalize the hoarder and present the ... More


The Mind of a Murderer

William Todd Schultz

in Tiny Terror: Why Truman Capote (Almost) Wrote Answered Prayers

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199752041
eISBN:
9780190255961
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199752041.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter considers the motivations behind Truman Capote's writing of In Cold Blood, his non-fiction novel about the murder of the Clutters, a farm family in Kansas. Capote got the idea for the ... More


Clutter: Unpacking the Stuff of Business Innovation

Eitan Y. Wilf

in Creativity on Demand: The Dilemmas of Innovation in an Accelerated Age

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780226606835
eISBN:
9780226607023
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226607023.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter addresses the puzzling fact that although business innovation is often decoupled from the market to which it purport to refer, this decoupling has only partially undermined the ... More


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