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Consumer society in American history: a reader

Consumer society in American history: a reader (Loan 6 times)

Material type
단행본
Personal Author
Glickman, Lawrence B. 1963-
Title Statement
Consumer society in American history: a reader / edited, with an introduction and bibliographic essay, by Lawrence B. Glickman.
Publication, Distribution, etc
Ithaca, N.Y. :   Cornell University Press ,   1999.  
Physical Medium
ix, 420 p. ; 24 cm.
ISBN
0801484863 (pbk.)
Content Notes
Introduction : Born to shop? Consumer history and American history / Lawrence B. Glickman -- Consumer / Raymond Williams -- Consuming goods and the good of consuming / Colin Campbell -- Consumer society / Jean Baudrillard -- What is an economy for? / James Fallows -- An environmentalist's perspective on consumer society / Alan Durning -- The first consumer revolution / James Axtell -- Narrative of commercial life : consumption, ideology, and community on the eve of the American revolution / T.H. Breen -- Consumption in early modern social thought / Joyce Appleby -- Encountering mass culture at the grassroots : the experience of Chicago workers in the 1920s / Lizabeth Cohen -- Familiar sounds of change : music and the growth of mass culture / George Sanchez -- From scarcity to abundance : the immigrant as consumer / Andrew Heinze -- Consuming brotherhood : men's culture, style and recreation as consumer culture, 1880-1930 / Mark A. Swiencicki -- "Don't buy where you can't work" / Cheryl Greenberg -- The 'work' ethic and 'leisure' activity : the hot rod in post-war America / H.F. Moorhouse -- The commodity gap : consumerism and the modern home / Elaine Tyler May -- The revolution will be marketed : American corporations and black consumers during the 1960s / Robert E. Weems, Jr. -- All work and no play. It doesn't pay / Juliet B. Schor -- When high wage jobs are gone, who will buy what we make? / Kim Moody -- The green consumer / John Elkington, Julia Hailes, and Joel Makower -- Delectable materialism : second thoughts on consumer culture / Michael Schudson -- The tyranny of choice / Steven Waldman -- The pleasures of eating / Wendell Berry -- Coming up for air : consumer culture in historical perpsective / Jean-Christophe Agnew.
Bibliography, Etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Added Entry-Topical Term
Consumption (Economics) -- United States -- History. Consumers -- United States -- History.
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Table of Contents


CONTENTS

Preface = ⅶ

Introduction : Born to Shop? Consumer History and American History / LAWRENCE B. GLICKMAN = 1

Part Ⅰ. Frameworks and Definitions

 1. Consumer / RAYMOND WILLIAMS = 17

 2. Consuming Goods and the Good of Consuming / COLIN CAMPBELL = 19

 3. Consumer Society / JEAN BAUDRILLARD = 33

 4. What Is an Economy For? / JAMES FALLOWS = 57

 5. An Environmentalist's Perspective on Consumer Society / ALAN DURNING = 78

Part Ⅱ. Roots of American Consumer Society

 6. The First Consumer Revolution / JAMES AXTELL = 85

 7. Narrative of Commercial Life : Consumption, Ideology, and Community on the Eve of the American Revolution / T. H. BREEN = 100

 8. Consumption in Early Modern Social Thought / JOYCE APPLEBY = 130

part Ⅲ. Class, Gender, and Modernity, 1880 - 1940

 9. Encountering Mass Culture at the Grassroots : The Experience of Chicago Workers in the 1920s / LIZABETH COHEN = 147

 10. Familiar Sounds of Change : Music and the Growth of Mass Culture / GEORGE SANCHEZ = 170

 11. From Scarcity to Abundance : The Immigrant as Consumer / ANDREW HEINZE = 190

 12. Consuming Brotherhood : Men's Culture, Style and Recreation as Consumer Culture, 1880 - 1930 / MARK A. SWIENCICKI = 207

 13. "Don't Buy Where You Can't Work" / CHERYL GREENBERG = 241

Part Ⅳ. Consumerism Since World War Ⅱ

 14. The 'Work' Ethic and 'Leisure' Activity : The Hot Rod in Post-War America / H. F. MOORHOUSE = 277

 15. The Commodity Gap : Consumerism and the Modern Home / ELAINE TYLER MAY = 298

 16. The Revolution Will be Marketed : American Corporations and Black Consumers During the 1960s / ROBERT E. WEEMS, JR. = 316

 17. All Work and No Play. It Doesn't Pay / JULIET B. SCHOR = 326

 18. When High Wage Jobs Are Gone, Who Will Buy What We Make? / KIM MOODY = 328

 19. The Green Consumer / JOHN ELKINGTON ; JULIA HAILES ; JOEL MAKOWER = 333

Part Ⅴ. Critiques and Celebrations

 20. Delectable Materialism : Second Thoughts on Consumer Culture / MICHAEL SCHUDSON = 341

 21. The Tyranny of Choice / STEVEN WALDMAN = 359

 22. The Pleasures of Eating / WENDELL BERRY = 367

 23. Coming Up for Air : Consumer Culture in Historical Perspective / JEAN-CHRISTOPHE AGNEW = 373

Bibliographic Essay / LAWRENCE B. GLICKMAN = 399

Contributors = 415

Index = 419



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