Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

Culture of Risk

Review of Pramod Nayar's Chapter 3 in his book Packaging Life.
by

Joddy Murray

on 14 April 2010

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Culture of Risk

Risk Culture & Mediation "Risk is the culture of everyday life now." "There is a hazard waiting to happen
to our economy, our nation, and our bodies." (95) "Disaster lurks in the air, in water,
in the land and in our bones." p. 95 "Everyday life, it would appear, is increasingly a battle against assorted enemies." This is the culture of risk and we need to be 'bubble-wrapped'against an assortment of imminent threats and risks. 'Risk' comes packaged to us everyday, in multiple forms." 1: Risk Society 96-98
2: Imagination & Becoming-real 98-101
3: Information & Risk 101-103
4: Language of Risk 103-105
5: Dymythifying Risk 105-109
6: Embodying Risk 109-111
7: Emotional Imaging & Moral Panics 111-117
8: Culture of the Expert 117-121
9: Risk & Blame 121-125
10: Risk Aversion 125-130
Full transcript