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The Resource Consuming life, Zygmunt Bauman, (electronic book)

Consuming life, Zygmunt Bauman, (electronic book)

Label
Consuming life
Title
Consuming life
Statement of responsibility
Zygmunt Bauman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
With the advent of liquid modernity, the society of producers is transformed into a society of consumers. In this new consumer society, individuals become simultaneously the promoters of commodities and the commodities they promote. They are, at one and the same time, the merchandise and the marketer, the goods and the travelling salespeople. They all inhabit the same social space that is customarily described by the term the market. The test they need to pass in order to acquire the social prizes they covet requires them to recast themselves as products capable of drawing attention to
Member of
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bauman, Zygmunt
Dewey number
339.47
LC call number
HC79 .C6 B35 2013
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Consumers
  • Consumers' preferences
  • Social change
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Globalization
Label
Consuming life, Zygmunt Bauman, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
""Contents""; ""Introduction: Or, the most closely guarded secret of the society of consumers""; ""1: Consumerism versus Consumption""; ""2: Society of Consumers""; ""3: Consumerist Culture""; ""4: Collateral Casualties of Consumerism""; ""Notes""; ""Index""
Control code
PurchEBL1174293
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (168 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780745639796
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Consuming life, Zygmunt Bauman, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
""Contents""; ""Introduction: Or, the most closely guarded secret of the society of consumers""; ""1: Consumerism versus Consumption""; ""2: Society of Consumers""; ""3: Consumerist Culture""; ""4: Collateral Casualties of Consumerism""; ""Notes""; ""Index""
Control code
PurchEBL1174293
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (168 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780745639796
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote

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