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Consumerism books

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Delirious Consumption Aesthetics and Consumer Capitalism in Mexico and Brazil by Sergio Delgado Moya Delirious Consumption Aesthetics and Consumer Capitalism in Mexico and Brazil

In the decades following World War II, the creation and expansion of massive domestic markets and relatively stable economies allowed for mass consumption on an unprecedented scale, giving rise to the consumer society that exists today. Many avant-garde artists explored...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/10/2017

Unpacking Ikea Cultures Swedish Design for the Purchasing Masses by Pauline Garvey Unpacking Ikea Cultures Swedish Design for the Purchasing Masses

This book represents the first anthropological ethnography of Ikea consumption and goes to the heart of understanding the unique and at times frantic popularity of this one iconic transnational store. Based on a year of participant observation in Stockholm's Kungens...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/10/2017

Subverting Consumerism Reuse in an Accelerated World by Robert (University of South Australia) Crocker Subverting Consumerism Reuse in an Accelerated World

The dominant understanding of reuse for sustainability is a technical one, which assumes reuse's benefits are limited to the new material, energy and emissions avoided by repurposing, but reuse is much more than that. Reuse and repurposing have always been...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Understanding the Older Consumer The Grey Market by Barrie Gunter Understanding the Older Consumer The Grey Market

There are more people over 50 than ever before, with numbers likely to continue to rise. They are wealthier, healthier and happier than our old stereotypical images lead us to believe, yet this segment of the market is under-researched. In...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/09/2017

Delirious Consumption Aesthetics and Consumer Capitalism in Mexico and Brazil by Sergio Delgado Moya Delirious Consumption Aesthetics and Consumer Capitalism in Mexico and Brazil

In the decades following World War II, the creation and expansion of massive domestic markets and relatively stable economies allowed for mass consumption on an unprecedented scale, giving rise to the consumer society that exists today. Many avant-garde artists explored...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

Shopping for Change Consumer Activism and the Possibilities of Purchasing Power by Louis Hyman Shopping for Change Consumer Activism and the Possibilities of Purchasing Power


Format: Paperback - Released: 20/06/2017

Selling Mrs. Consumer Christine Frederick and the Rise of Household Efficiency by Janice Williams Rutherford Selling Mrs. Consumer Christine Frederick and the Rise of Household Efficiency


Format: Hardback - Released: 30/04/2017

Critique of Aesthetic Capitalism by Gernot Bohme Critique of Aesthetic Capitalism


Format: Paperback - Released: 31/03/2017

Coming Soon

The Changing World of Farming and Food Security and Sustainability by Michael Winter, Dr. Matt Lobley The Changing World of Farming and Food Security and Sustainability
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The quest for sustainable farming, with its language of multifunctionality and environmental protection, is now confronted by the twin challenges of food security and energy security within the context of climate change. However there is no real understanding of what...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/11/2017

Other books in this genre

Capital Debt, Territory, Utopia by Eugen Blume Capital Debt, Territory, Utopia


Format: Hardback - Released: 29/03/2017

Superfandom How Our Obsessions are Changing What We Buy and Who We Are by Zoe (New York University) Fraade-Blanar, Aaron M. Glazer Superfandom How Our Obsessions are Changing What We Buy and Who We Are
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An in-depth look at the influence of fans-society's alpha consumers-on our lives and culture.
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/03/2017

Superfandom How Our Obsessions are Changing What We Buy and Who We are by Zoe Fraade-Blanar, Aaron M. Glazer Superfandom How Our Obsessions are Changing What We Buy and Who We are
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Fandom isn't a noun, it's a verb. Fans create; they engage; they discuss. From comics to clothing, boundaries between fans and creators are blurring, and in this new fandom-based economy, it's clear: consumers may buy a product, but it is...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/03/2017

The Consumer Society Myths and Structures by Jean Baudrillard The Consumer Society Myths and Structures

Includes most organized discussion of mass media culture, the meaning of leisure, and anomie in affluent society.
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/12/2016

The Consumer Society Myths and Structures by Jean Baudrillard The Consumer Society Myths and Structures

Includes most organized discussion of mass media culture, the meaning of leisure, and anomie in affluent society.
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/12/2016

Consumer Culture Theory by Nil Ozcaglar-Toulouse Consumer Culture Theory

The chapters in this volume are selected from the best papers presented at the 11th Annual Consumer Culture Theory Conference held in Lille, France in July 2016. They represent the cutting edge in qualitative consumer research.
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/12/2016

Brand Islam The Marketing and Commodification of Piety by Faegheh Shirazi Brand Islam The Marketing and Commodification of Piety

From food products to fashions and cosmetics to children's toys, a wide range of commodities today are being marketed as halal (permitted, lawful) or Islamic to Muslim consumers both in the West and in Muslim-majority nations. However, many of these...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/08/2016

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