Status Anxiety is a nonfiction book by Alain de Botton. It was first published in 2004 by Hamish Hamilton; subsequent publications have been by Penguin Books. Status Anxiety discusses the desire of people in many modern societies to "climb the social ladder" and the anxieties that result from a...
Status anxiety is that fear we might get when, at a party, someone asks us what we do for a living. If you like our films, take a look at our full shop too...