Anhedonia and alternative sports
Rinehart, R. E. (2014). Anhedonia and alternative sports. Staps, 2, 9–21. http://doi.org/10.3917/sta.104.0009
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The vague sense of being unable to experience pleasure, and the rush to experience it quickly, episodically, and deeply, is a key paradox in contemporary life. Alternative sport (whiz, extreme, action, and lifestyle) provides an interesting setting for studying this contemporary anhedonic expression in the postmodern subject.
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