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The consumption reader

Author: David B Clarke; Marcus A Doel; Kate M L Housiaux
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing from the arts, humanities, and social sciences, 'The Consumption Reader' presents the history and geography of consumer societies, the social and political aspects of consumer culture and the discourses and practices of consumption.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David B Clarke; Marcus A Doel; Kate M L Housiaux
ISBN: 0415213762 9780415213769 0415213770 9780415213776
OCLC Number: 50859040
Description: vii, 288 pages ; 26 cm
Contents: pt. 1. History. Consumption in early modern social thought / Joyce Appleby --
The consumer revolution of eighteenth-century England / Neil McKendrick --
Consumerism and the Industrial Revolution / Ben Fine and Ellen Leopold --
Traditional and modern hedonism / Colin Campbell --
Industrialism, consumerism and power / Zygmunt Bauman --
The governance of consumption : sumptuary laws and shifting forms of regulation / Alan Hunt --
Societies of consumers and consumer societies : co-operation, consumption and politics in Britain and continental Europe c. 1850-1920 / Martin Purvis --
pt. 2. Geography. Night life / Wolfgang Schivelbusch --
What's modern about the modern world-system? : Introducing ordinary modernity through world hegemony / Peter J. Taylor --
The empire's old clothes : fashioning the colonial subject / Jean Comaroff --
Plurality of taste : food and consumption in West Germany during the 1950s / Michael Wildt --
The world on a plate : culinary culture, displacement and geographical knowledges / Ian Cook and Philip Crang --
The 'consumption' of tourism / John Urry --
A new look at gentrification : gentrification and domestic technologies / Paul A. Redfern --
Urban lifestyles : diversity and standardisation in spaces of consumption / Sharon Zukin --
pt. 3. Subjects and identity. Consumer sovereignty / Simon Mohun --
The consumer's revolt / Mary Douglas --
Subculture and style / Dick Hebdige --
Subcultures or neo-tribes? : Rethinking the relationship between youth, style and musical taste / Andrew Bennett --
Consumption and class analysis / Rosemary Crompton --
The body in consumer culture / Mike Featherstone --
Commerce and femininity / Rachel Bowlby --
The three-body problem and the end of the world / Hillel Schwartz --
pt. 4. Objects and technology. The genealogy of advertising / Pasi Falk --
Where are the missing masses? : The sociology of a few mundane artifacts / Bruno Latour --
Rodchenko in Paris / Christina Kiaer --
Toys / Roland Barthes --
The Hoover in the garden : middle-class women and suburbanization, 1850-1920 / Roger Miller --
The two-way mirror / Elaine S. Abelson --
'We know who you are and we know where you live' : the instrumental rationality of geodemographic systems / Jon Goss --
pt. 5. Theory. The gift and potlatch / Marcel Mauss --
Sacrifices and wars of the Aztecs / Georges Bataille --
Pecuniary emulation / Thorstein Veblen --
The philosophy of fashion / Georg Simmel --
Classes and classifications / Pierre Bourdieu --
Production, consumption, distribution, exchange (circulation) / Karl Marx --
The ideological genesis of needs / Jean Baudrillard --
The practice of everyday life / Michel de Certeau.
Responsibility: edited by David B. Clarke, Marcus A. Doel, and Kate M.L. Housiaux.
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Consumption affects every aspect of the contemporary world. This Reader offers an essential selection of the best work on the Consumer Society.  Read more...

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