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The manipulators : a conspiracy to make us buy

Author: Jeffrey Robinson
Publisher: London : Pocket Books, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text studies the all-pervasive industry of advertising, from the consumer boom in the 1950s when advertising changed from an art to a science, through to the market researchers who have the general public categorized into buying types on their databases.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Robinson, Jeffrey, 1945-
Manipulators.
London : Pocket Books, 1999
(OCoLC)651853570
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey Robinson
ISBN: 0671010514 9780671010515
OCLC Number: 59439201
Notes: Originally published: London : Simon & Schuster, 1998.
Description: 310 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: Alfred, Ernest & James --
Packard's disciples --
Ultimate expectations --
Willing accomplices --
Smart sell --
More than simple research --
Digging even deeper --
Naming names --
Going retail --
Fixer --
Selling us back ourselves --
Imitation & subterfuge --
Softest target --
Future shock.
Responsibility: Jeffrey Robinson.

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