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The Resource Consumer culture, identity and well-being : the search for the "good life" and the "body perfect", Helga Dittmar ; with contributions from Emma Halliwell [and others]

Consumer culture, identity and well-being : the search for the "good life" and the "body perfect", Helga Dittmar ; with contributions from Emma Halliwell [and others]

Label
Consumer culture, identity and well-being : the search for the "good life" and the "body perfect"
Title
Consumer culture, identity and well-being
Title remainder
the search for the "good life" and the "body perfect"
Statement of responsibility
Helga Dittmar ; with contributions from Emma Halliwell [and others]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dittmar, Helga
Dewey number
306.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC79.C6
LC item number
D58 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Halliwell, Emma
Series statement
European monographs in social psychology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Acquisitiveness
  • Identity (Psychology)
  • Well-being
  • Social values
Label
Consumer culture, identity and well-being : the search for the "good life" and the "body perfect", Helga Dittmar ; with contributions from Emma Halliwell [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [223]-248) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Understanding the impact of consumer culture -- To have is to be? : psychological functions of material possessions -- Consuming passions? : psychological motives for buying consumer goods -- Is this as good as it gets? : materialistic values and well-being -- I shop therefore I am? : compulsive buying and identity-seeking -- Does size matter? : the impact of ultra-thin media models on women's body image and advertising effectiveness -- Think "ideal" and feel bad? : using self-discrepancies to understand negative media effects -- What is beautiful and who is "cool"? : consumer culture and socialisation -- What is the price of consumer culture? : consequences, implications and the cage within
Control code
85484868
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 271 pages
Isbn
9781841696089
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2007003275
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)85484868
Label
Consumer culture, identity and well-being : the search for the "good life" and the "body perfect", Helga Dittmar ; with contributions from Emma Halliwell [and others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [223]-248) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Understanding the impact of consumer culture -- To have is to be? : psychological functions of material possessions -- Consuming passions? : psychological motives for buying consumer goods -- Is this as good as it gets? : materialistic values and well-being -- I shop therefore I am? : compulsive buying and identity-seeking -- Does size matter? : the impact of ultra-thin media models on women's body image and advertising effectiveness -- Think "ideal" and feel bad? : using self-discrepancies to understand negative media effects -- What is beautiful and who is "cool"? : consumer culture and socialisation -- What is the price of consumer culture? : consequences, implications and the cage within
Control code
85484868
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 271 pages
Isbn
9781841696089
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2007003275
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)85484868

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