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Author Bekin, Carole
Title Communities and Consumption
Imprint Bradford : Emerald Publishing Limited, 2007
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Descript 1 online resource (93 pages)
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Series International Journal of Sociology and Social Policy ; v.27
International Journal of Sociology and Social Policy
Note Cover -- CONTENTS -- EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD -- Guest editorial -- Cultures of consumption of car aficionados -- Growing sustainable consumption communities -- Consumer voters in imagined communities -- Cool Cymru, rugby union and an imagined community -- Queer consumption and commercial hospitality -- Autopoiesis and the home-confined consumer
The community concept has a long history and a prominent place in sociological thinking, yet remains a contentious concept. This e-book explores the diversity of current research on community and consumption, investigating, for example, imagined communities, consumption as community action and, conversely, the limitations of the notion of community
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Bekin, Carole Communities and Consumption Bradford : Emerald Publishing Limited,c2007 9781846634208
Subject Communities.;Consumption (Economics)
Electronic books
Alt Author Carrigan, Marylyn
Szmigin, Isabelle
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