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Buy, buy baby

Author: Susan Gregory Thomas
Publisher: London : HarperCollins, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An investigative journalist examines how marketers are exploiting infants and toddlers (0-3s) and the broad impact on our society of this aggressive selling. Our kids are becoming consumers at alarmingly young ages and suffering all the ills that rampant materialism used to visit only on adults--from anxiety to hypercompetitiveness to depression. Author Thomas reveals growing evidence that some of these products may  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Thomas, Susan Gregory.
Buy, buy baby.
London : HarperCollins, 2007
(OCoLC)682117823
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Gregory Thomas
ISBN: 9780007259052 0007259050
OCLC Number: 122282744
Description: pages cm
Contents: Learn something new every day --
"There's a new mom in town" --
"It's like preschool on TV" --
A vast and uncontrolled experiment --
Elmo's world --
The princess lifestyle --
Anything to get them to read --
Developing character in preschool --
Conclusion: A defense of "Nothing."
Responsibility: Susan Gregory Thomas.

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In the tradition of No Logo and Fast Food Nation, Buy Buy Baby investigates how today's consumer economy markets to infants and toddlers.  Read more...

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