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The Resource Getting and spending : European and American consumer societies in the twentieth century, edited by Susan Strasser, Charles McGovern, Matthias Judt

Getting and spending : European and American consumer societies in the twentieth century, edited by Susan Strasser, Charles McGovern, Matthias Judt

Label
Getting and spending : European and American consumer societies in the twentieth century
Title
Getting and spending
Title remainder
European and American consumer societies in the twentieth century
Statement of responsibility
edited by Susan Strasser, Charles McGovern, Matthias Judt
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC110.C6
LC item number
G48 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Strasser, Susan
  • McGovern, Charles
  • Judt, Matthias
Series statement
Publications of the German Historical Institute
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Material culture
  • Material culture
  • Material culture
Label
Getting and spending : European and American consumer societies in the twentieth century, edited by Susan Strasser, Charles McGovern, Matthias Judt
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. 1. Politics, markets, and the state. The consumers' White Label Campaign of the National Consumers' League, 1898-1918 / Kathryn Kish Sklar ; Consumption and citizenship in the United States, 1900-1940 / Charles McGovern ; Changing consumption regimes in Europe, 1930-1970 : comparative perspectives on the distribution problem / Victoria de Grazia -- Customer research as public relations : General Motors in the 1930's / Roland Marchand ; The New Deal state and the making of citizen consumers / Lizbeth Cohen ; Consumer spending as state project : yesterday's solutions and today's problems / George Lipsitz ; The emigré as celebrant of American consumer culture : George Katona and Ernest Dichter / Daniel Horowitz ; Dissolution of the "dictatorship over needs"? : consumer behavior and economic reform in East Germany in the 1960's / André Steiner -- pt. 2. Everyday life. World War I and the creation of desire for automobiles in Germany / Kurt Möser ; Gender, generation, and consumption in the United States : working-class families in the interwar period / Susan Price Benson ; Comparing apples and oranges : housewives and the politics of consumption in interwar Germany / Nancy Reagin ; "The convenience is out of this world" : the garbage disposer and American consumer culture / Susan Strasser ; Consumer culture in the GDR, or How the struggle for antimodernity was lost on the battleground of consumer culture / Ina Merkel ; Changes in consumption as social practice in West Germany during the 1950's / Michael Wildt ; Reshaping shopping environments : the competition between the City of Boston and its suburbs / Matthias Judt ; Toys, socialization, and the commodification of play / Stephen Kline ; The "syndrome of the 1950's" in Switzerland : cheap energy, mass consumption, and the environment / Christian Pfister ; Reflecting on ethnic imagery in the landscape of commerce, 1945-1975 / Fath Davis Ruffins -- pt. 3. History and theory. Modern subjectivity and consumer culture / James Livingston ; Consumption and consumer society : a contribution to the history of ideas / Ulrich Wyrwa ; Reconsidering abundance : a plea for ambiguity / Jackson Lears
Control code
38752882
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 477 p.
Isbn
9780521622370
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
98003707
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Getting and spending : European and American consumer societies in the twentieth century, edited by Susan Strasser, Charles McGovern, Matthias Judt
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. 1. Politics, markets, and the state. The consumers' White Label Campaign of the National Consumers' League, 1898-1918 / Kathryn Kish Sklar ; Consumption and citizenship in the United States, 1900-1940 / Charles McGovern ; Changing consumption regimes in Europe, 1930-1970 : comparative perspectives on the distribution problem / Victoria de Grazia -- Customer research as public relations : General Motors in the 1930's / Roland Marchand ; The New Deal state and the making of citizen consumers / Lizbeth Cohen ; Consumer spending as state project : yesterday's solutions and today's problems / George Lipsitz ; The emigré as celebrant of American consumer culture : George Katona and Ernest Dichter / Daniel Horowitz ; Dissolution of the "dictatorship over needs"? : consumer behavior and economic reform in East Germany in the 1960's / André Steiner -- pt. 2. Everyday life. World War I and the creation of desire for automobiles in Germany / Kurt Möser ; Gender, generation, and consumption in the United States : working-class families in the interwar period / Susan Price Benson ; Comparing apples and oranges : housewives and the politics of consumption in interwar Germany / Nancy Reagin ; "The convenience is out of this world" : the garbage disposer and American consumer culture / Susan Strasser ; Consumer culture in the GDR, or How the struggle for antimodernity was lost on the battleground of consumer culture / Ina Merkel ; Changes in consumption as social practice in West Germany during the 1950's / Michael Wildt ; Reshaping shopping environments : the competition between the City of Boston and its suburbs / Matthias Judt ; Toys, socialization, and the commodification of play / Stephen Kline ; The "syndrome of the 1950's" in Switzerland : cheap energy, mass consumption, and the environment / Christian Pfister ; Reflecting on ethnic imagery in the landscape of commerce, 1945-1975 / Fath Davis Ruffins -- pt. 3. History and theory. Modern subjectivity and consumer culture / James Livingston ; Consumption and consumer society : a contribution to the history of ideas / Ulrich Wyrwa ; Reconsidering abundance : a plea for ambiguity / Jackson Lears
Control code
38752882
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 477 p.
Isbn
9780521622370
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
98003707
Other physical details
ill.

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