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The Resource Consuming desires : consumption, culture, and the pursuit of happiness, edited by Roger Rosenblatt

Consuming desires : consumption, culture, and the pursuit of happiness, edited by Roger Rosenblatt

Label
Consuming desires : consumption, culture, and the pursuit of happiness
Title
Consuming desires
Title remainder
consumption, culture, and the pursuit of happiness
Statement of responsibility
edited by Roger Rosenblatt
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
HC110.C6
LC item number
C586 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Rosenblatt, Roger
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  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Consumer behavior
  • United States
  • Individualism
  • Mass society
Label
Consuming desires : consumption, culture, and the pursuit of happiness, edited by Roger Rosenblatt
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Shearwater book"--Verso t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-215) and index
Contents
Introduction / Roger Rosenblatt -- One world of consumers / William Greider -- What's wrong with consumer society? : competitive spending and the "new consumerism" / Juliet Schor -- Consuming for love / Edward N. Luttwak -- False connections / Alex Kotlowitz -- Oh, Isaac, oh, Bernard, oh, Mohan / Bharati Mukherjee -- Consuming nature / Bill McKibben -- A news consumer's Bill of Rights / Suzanne Braun Levine -- When we devoured books / André Schiffrin -- Movies and the selling of desire / Molly Haskell -- The ecology of giving and consuming / David W. Orr -- It all begins with housework / Jane Smiley -- Equipoise / Martin E. Marty -- Can't get that extinction crisis out of my mind / Stephanie Mills
Control code
40912677
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 230 p.
Isbn
9781559635356
Lccn
99021667
Label
Consuming desires : consumption, culture, and the pursuit of happiness, edited by Roger Rosenblatt
Publication
Note
"A Shearwater book"--Verso t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-215) and index
Contents
Introduction / Roger Rosenblatt -- One world of consumers / William Greider -- What's wrong with consumer society? : competitive spending and the "new consumerism" / Juliet Schor -- Consuming for love / Edward N. Luttwak -- False connections / Alex Kotlowitz -- Oh, Isaac, oh, Bernard, oh, Mohan / Bharati Mukherjee -- Consuming nature / Bill McKibben -- A news consumer's Bill of Rights / Suzanne Braun Levine -- When we devoured books / André Schiffrin -- Movies and the selling of desire / Molly Haskell -- The ecology of giving and consuming / David W. Orr -- It all begins with housework / Jane Smiley -- Equipoise / Martin E. Marty -- Can't get that extinction crisis out of my mind / Stephanie Mills
Control code
40912677
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 230 p.
Isbn
9781559635356
Lccn
99021667

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