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Consumer Society and the Post-Modern City


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Mai 2003

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

Working through the often controversial ideas of the consumer society's most influential theorists, Jean Baudrillard and Zygmunt Bauman, this book assesses the ways in which consumerism is reshaping the nature and meaning of the city.

Inhaltsverzeichnis

Introduction Part 1. Consumption 1. Consumption Controversies 2. Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Consumption (But Were Afraid to Ask Baudrillard) Part 2. Consumption and the City 3. Consumption and the City, Modern and Postmodern 4. Seduced and Repressed: Collective Consumption Revisited (with Michael G. Bradford) Part 3. The Consumer Society and the Postmodern City 5. The Meaning of Lifestyle 6. Minimal Utopia, Notes References

Portrait

David B. Clarke is a Senior Lecturer in Human Geography at the University of Leeds

Pressestimmen

'An interesting and thought-provoking book and a worthwhile read for anyone interested in urban consumer society.' - Economic Geography Research Group
EAN: 9780415205153
ISBN: 0415205158
Untertitel: New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: ROUTLEDGE CHAPMAN HALL
Erscheinungsdatum: Mai 2003
Seitenanzahl: 288 Seiten
Format: kartoniert
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