The Nineteenth Century Child And Consumer Culture

Pub Date : 2016-12-05 | Author : Dennis Denisoff | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781351884952
ISBN 13 : 1351884956

During the rise of consumer culture in the nineteenth century, children and childhood were called on to fulfill a range of important roles. In addition to being consumers themselve..

The Oxford Handbook Of The History Of Consumption

Pub Date : 2012-03-22 | Author : Frank Trentmann | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780191624353
ISBN 13 : 0191624357

The term 'consumption' covers the desire for goods and services, their acquisition, use, and disposal. The study of consumption has grown enormously in recent years, and it has bee..

Fictions Of Commodity Culture

Pub Date : 2003 | Author : Christoph Lindner | Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

ISBN 10 : UOM:39015059999154
ISBN 13 :

What is retail therapy? Why is shopping fun? Where does desire end and ideology begin in a world of mass consumption? These are some of the central questions of Fictions of Commodi..

Radical Children S Literature

Pub Date : 2007-05-15 | Author : Kimberley Reynolds | Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan

ISBN 10 : 1403985618
ISBN 13 : 9781403985613

Radical Children's Literature reappraises the place of children's literature in culture, showing it to be a creative space where writers and illustrators try out new ideas - about ..

A Peep Behind The Scenes

Pub Date : 2008-08 | Author : O. F. Walton | Publisher : BiblioBazaar, LLC

ISBN 10 : 0554317648
ISBN 13 : 9780554317649

Rain rain rain! How mercilessly it fell on the Fair-field that Sunday afternoon! Every moment the pools increased and the mud became thicker. How dismal the fair looked then!..