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" When persons go to where the action is, they often go to a place where there is an increase, not in the chances taken, but in the chances that they will be obliged to take chances. "
A New Look at Thai AIDS: Perspectives from the Margin - Page 82
by Graham Fordham - 2006 - 321 pages
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Culture, Society and Sexuality: A Reader

Richard Guy Parker, Peter Aggleton - Social Science - 1999 - 483 pages
...than among those at low risk). Participant Observation in Sex Research: Going to Where the Action Is When persons go to where the action is, they often...chances that they will be obliged to take chances. Should action actually occur it is likely to involve someone like themselves but someone else. Where...
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Sexualities: Sexualities and their futures

Kenneth Plummer - Social Science - 2002 - 467 pages
...active—than among those at low risk). Participant observation in sex research: going to where the action is When persons go to where the action is, they often...chances that they will be obliged to take chances. Should action actually occur it is likely to involve someone like themselves but someone else. Where...
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Writing Home

Alan Bennett - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 688 pages
...(collected in Interaction Ritual), Goffman remarks, 'When persons go to where the action is they go to the place where there is an increase, not in the chances...chances that they will be obliged to take chances.' These days it is true the chances are that one will be obliged to take more chances in wilder places...
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Interaction Ritual: Essays in Face to Face Behavior

Erving Goffman - Psychology - 2005 - 270 pages
...opportunity is provided for lively fantasies of big winnings. Here action is at once vicarious and real. When persons go to where the action is, they often...chances that they will be obliged to take chances. Should action actually occur it is likely to involve someone like themselves but someone else. Where...
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