http-equiv='refresh'/> Consfearacynewz: The Century of Self:A Must See Video

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

The Century of Self:A Must See Video

How politicians and business learned to create and manipulate mass-consumer society.

Episodes: One |  Happiness Machines

Episode Two  | The Engineering of Consent
Adam Curtis, The Century of the Self tells the untold and sometimes controversial story of the growth of the mass-consumer society in Britain and the United States. How was the all-consuming self created, by whom, and in whose interests?

Freud provided useful tools for understanding the secret desires of the masses. Unwittingly, his work served as the precursor to a world full of political spin doctors, marketing moguls, and society's belief that the pursuit of satisfaction and happiness is man's ultimate goal.

A must watch Documentary Maker is Adam Curtis, maker of :

The Power of Nightmares
The Century of the Self
The Trap — What Happened to our Dream of Freedom

No comments:

Post a Comment

Don't Troll, if you can't add anything helpful, don't post.