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The Resource The anxieties of affluence : critiques of American consumer culture, 1939-1979, Daniel Horowitz

The anxieties of affluence : critiques of American consumer culture, 1939-1979, Daniel Horowitz

Label
The anxieties of affluence : critiques of American consumer culture, 1939-1979
Title
The anxieties of affluence
Title remainder
critiques of American consumer culture, 1939-1979
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Horowitz
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Horowitz, Daniel
Dewey number
339.4/7/097309045
Index
index present
LC call number
HC110.C6
LC item number
H577 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Intellectuals
  • Acquisitiveness
  • Affluent consumers
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Wealth
  • Public opinion
Label
The anxieties of affluence : critiques of American consumer culture, 1939-1979, Daniel Horowitz
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip046/2003016300.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-317) and index
Contents
Chastened consumption: World War II and the campaign for a democratic standard of living -- Celebratory émigrés: Ernest Dichter and George Katona -- A southerner in exile, the Cold War, and social order: David M. Potter's People of plenty -- Critique from within: John Kenneth Galbraith, Vance Packard, and Betty Friedan -- From the affluent society to the poverty of affluence, 1960-1962: Paul Goodman, Oscar Lewis, Michael Harrington, and Rachel Carson -- Consumer activism, 1965-1970: Ralph Nader, Martin Luther King Jr., and Paul R. Ehrlich -- The energy crisis and the quest to contain consumption: Daniel Bell, Christopher Lasch, and Robert Bellah -- Three intellectuals and a president: Jimmy Carter, "Energy and the crisis of confidence" -- The response to affluence at the end of the century
Control code
000178192
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 339 p.
Isbn
9781558494329
Isbn Type
(Cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003016300
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000178192
  • (OCoLC)52720717
Label
The anxieties of affluence : critiques of American consumer culture, 1939-1979, Daniel Horowitz
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip046/2003016300.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-317) and index
Contents
Chastened consumption: World War II and the campaign for a democratic standard of living -- Celebratory émigrés: Ernest Dichter and George Katona -- A southerner in exile, the Cold War, and social order: David M. Potter's People of plenty -- Critique from within: John Kenneth Galbraith, Vance Packard, and Betty Friedan -- From the affluent society to the poverty of affluence, 1960-1962: Paul Goodman, Oscar Lewis, Michael Harrington, and Rachel Carson -- Consumer activism, 1965-1970: Ralph Nader, Martin Luther King Jr., and Paul R. Ehrlich -- The energy crisis and the quest to contain consumption: Daniel Bell, Christopher Lasch, and Robert Bellah -- Three intellectuals and a president: Jimmy Carter, "Energy and the crisis of confidence" -- The response to affluence at the end of the century
Control code
000178192
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 339 p.
Isbn
9781558494329
Isbn Type
(Cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003016300
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000178192
  • (OCoLC)52720717

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