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The Authority of the Consumer

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The Authority of the Consumer
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The Authority of the Consumer explores the implications of 'consumer society' - charting its meanings in particular contexts and debating the merits or drawbacks of this way of understanding the relationship between 'providers' and 'recipients'. Some have seen this development as involving a radical shift of authority - away from the provider/producer and towards the recipient/consumer. But they have differed in their responses to this shift, either welcoming it in terms of democratization, anti-elitism or empowerment, or decrying it as commercialization, populism or loss of integrity. Others have been more sceptical. These issues are explored in this important and wide-ranging book. The authors have drawn from several disciplines in the social sciences and humanities and include several non-academics.
Release date NZ
December 16th, 1993
Contributors
Edited by Nicholas Abercrombie Edited by Nigel Whiteley Edited by Russell Keat
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
1 plan,facsims.
Imprint
Routledge
Pages
296
Dimensions
156x234x20
ISBN-13
9780415089180
Product ID
2249521

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