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consumer in American society

Archie William Troelstrup

consumer in American society

personal and family finance

by Archie William Troelstrup

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Consumer education.,
  • Finance, Personal.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and indexes.

    StatementArch W. Troelstrup, E. Carl Hall.
    SeriesMcGraw-Hill series in finance
    ContributionsHall, Ernest Carl, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTX335 .T76 1978
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 567 p. :
    Number of Pages567
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4553229M
    ISBN 100070652155
    LC Control Number77022761

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      Irvine Welsh – American Psycho is a modern classic The seismic effect of both books was the reader is implicated in both the violence and the objectifying processes of consumer society.   During the s, the United States was the world’s strongest military power. Its economy was booming, and the fruits of this prosperity–new cars, suburban houses and other consumer goods.

    Contents: Series Foreword / Miriam Forman-Brunell Pt. I. Essays 1. Advertising, Mass Merchandising, and the Creation of Children's Consumer Culture / Lisa Jacobson 2. Children's Media Consumption and Struggles for Cultural Authority in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries / Amanda Bruce 3. Reforming the Delinquent Child Consumer: Institutional Responses to Children's Consumption from the. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvi, pages: illustrations ; 25 cm. Contents: Essays. Advertising, mass merchandising, and the creation of children's consumer culture / Lisa Jacobson --Children's media consumption and struggles for cultural authority in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries / Amanda Bruce --Reforming the delinquent child consumer.


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