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The politics of consumption - the consumption of politics / special editors of this volume, Dhavan V. Shah ... [and others].

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science ; v. 611.
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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM H1 .A4 V.611 (Text) 00000105120372 General book Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781412959353 (paper)
  • ISBN: 1412959357 (paper)
  • ISBN: 9781412959346 (cloth)
  • ISBN: 1412959349 (cloth)
  • Physical Description: 275 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Thousand Oaks, CA : SAGE Publications, [2007]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"May 2007."
Revised and expanded version of papers originally delivered at a conference held in October 2006 at the University of Wisconsin "for leading scholars to discuss the interplay of markets, media, politics, and the citizen-consumer"--P. 6.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction : the politics of consumption/the consumption of politics / Dhavan V. Shah, Douglas M. McLeod, Lewis Friedland, and Michelle R. Nelson -- In defense of consumer critique : revisiting the consumption debates of the twentieth century / Juliet B. Schor -- Capital, consumption, communication, and citizenship : the social positioning of taste and civic culture in the United States / Lewis Friedland...[et. al.] -- Representing citizens and consumers in media and communications regulation / Sonia Livingstone and Peter Lunt -- Consumers and the state since the Second World War / Matthew Hilton -- Buying into downtown revival : the centrality of retail to postwar urban renewal in American cities / Lizabeth Cohen -- Should consumer citizens escape the market? / Eric J. Arnould -- A carnivalesque approach to the politics of consumption (or) grotesque realism and the analytics of the excretory economy / Craig J. Thompson -- Why not share rather than own? / Russell Belk -- Downshifting consumer = upshifting citizen? : an examination of a local freecycle community / Michelle R. Nelson, Mark A. Rademacher, and Hye-Jin Paek -- Mobilizing consumers to take responsibility for global social justice / Michele Micheletti and Dietlind Stolle -- Political brands and consumer citizens : the rebranding of Tony Blair / Margaret Scammell -- Logo logic : the ups and downs of branded political communication / W. Lance Bennett and Taso Lagos -- Digital renaissance : young consumer and citizen? / Claes H. de Vreese -- Political consumerism : how communication and consumption orientations drive "lifestyle politics" / Dhavan V. Shah...[et al.] -- Citizens, consumers and the good society / Michael Schudson.
Subject: Mass media and public opinion.
Politics and culture.
Consumer behavior > Political aspects.
Social action.
Civil society.
Popular culture > Political aspects.

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Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science ; v. 611.

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