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Retail anarchy : a radical shopper's adventures in consumption

Author: Sam Pocker
Publisher: Philadelphia : Running Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Pocker exposes the sheer inanity of marketing schemes, the plague of rude cashiers, and show how anyone can rise up and beat the system by outsmarting the stores with their overly complicated rules for rebates, discounts, and sales. Retail Anarchy is a sharp satirical look at the self-imposed consumer coma that America has fallen into - and Sam Pocker's mission is to wake readers up!"--Back cover.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sam Pocker
ISBN: 9780762434398 0762434392
OCLC Number: 246894138
Description: 216 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: First movement : "What are words worth?" --
Second movement : "Murder on the sales floor" --
Third movement : "Shop this mess around" --
Fourth movement : "Confessions of a sales floor."
Other Titles: Radical shopper's adventures in consumption
Responsibility: Sam Pocker.
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"Pocker exposes the sheer inanity of marketing schemes, the plague of rude cashiers, and show how anyone can rise up and beat the system by outsmarting the stores with their overly complicated rules for rebates, discounts, and sales. Retail Anarchy is a sharp satirical look at the self-imposed consumer coma that America has fallen into - and Sam Pocker's mission is to wake readers up!"--Back cover.

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