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The Resource The idea of luxury : a conceptual and historical investigation, Christopher J. Berry

The idea of luxury : a conceptual and historical investigation, Christopher J. Berry

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The idea of luxury : a conceptual and historical investigation
Title
The idea of luxury
Title remainder
a conceptual and historical investigation
Statement of responsibility
Christopher J. Berry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
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Berry, Christopher J
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Ideas in context
Series volume
30
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Luxury
Label
The idea of luxury : a conceptual and historical investigation, Christopher J. Berry
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-259) 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
Pt. I. Preliminary Essay. 1. Luxury goods -- Pt. II. The Classical Paradigm. 2. The Platonic prelude. 3. The Roman response. 4. The Christian contribution -- Pt. III. The Transition to Modernity. 5. The de-moralisation of luxury. 6. The eighteenth-century debate. 7. The historicity of needs -- Pt. IV. Politics, Needs and Desires. 8. Luxury and the politics of needs and desires. 9. Luxury, necessity and social identity
Control code
28800389
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 271 pages
Isbn
9780521466912
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1616247
Label
The idea of luxury : a conceptual and historical investigation, Christopher J. Berry
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-259) 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
Pt. I. Preliminary Essay. 1. Luxury goods -- Pt. II. The Classical Paradigm. 2. The Platonic prelude. 3. The Roman response. 4. The Christian contribution -- Pt. III. The Transition to Modernity. 5. The de-moralisation of luxury. 6. The eighteenth-century debate. 7. The historicity of needs -- Pt. IV. Politics, Needs and Desires. 8. Luxury and the politics of needs and desires. 9. Luxury, necessity and social identity
Control code
28800389
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 271 pages
Isbn
9780521466912
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1616247

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