Erikson Eskimos And Columbus

Author: James Robert Enterline
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 0801875471
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Drawing on an exhaustive chronological survey of pre-Columbian maps, including the controversial Yale Vinland Map, this book boldly challenges conventional accounts of Europe's discovery of the New World.

Imagining Consumers

Author: Regina Lee Blaszczyk
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801861932
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Tells the story of American consumer society from the perspective of mass-market manufacturers and retailers.

Raising Consumers

Author: Lisa Jacobson
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231509243
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Women copywriters worked mostly on women's product accounts and were
unlikely to handle boy market accounts. 5. Mark A. Swienicki, “Consuming
Brotherhood: Men's Culture, Style, and Recreation as Consumer Culture, 1880–
1930,” Journal of Social History 31 (Summer 1998): 773–808; Blaszczyk,
Imagining Consumers, 16–18, 20, 31–32, 46–47, 49, 271. Entertainment
entrepreneurs in the first two decades of the early twentieth century were far
bolder in imagining middle-class ...

Voters Or Consumers

Author: Darren Lilleker
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 1443810754
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Imagining the contemporary electorate Darren Lilleker, Richard Scullion ... This
book asks if the 'electorate' are understood better, or more appropriately, as a
consumer rather than as a citizen. In this conceptual chapter, I start by outlining
the case for the Market's increased attractiveness, a number of reasons why
notions of being a consumer appear more vital than being a citizen are offered,
which concur with the historian Lizabeth Cohen who argues people are now “
bringing market ...

Making The American Century

Author: Bruce J. Schulman
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199323968
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Regina Blaszczyk, Imagining Consumers, p. 24. Yiannis Gabriel and Tim Lang,
The Unmanageable Consumer (London: Sage, 1995), p. 8. Raymond Williams,
Keywords, 2nd edition (London.: Oxford University Press, 1983), pp. 78–79.
Blaszczyk, Imagining Consumers, p. 1. Emily Holt, Encyclopedia of Household
Economy (1903), quoted in Blaszczyk, Imagining Consumers, p. 40. Meg Jacobs,
Purchasing Power (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2004), p. 40. William
Leach ...

Imagining Organizations

Author: Paolo Quattrone
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136665005
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Visual images constitute much corporate communication about products and
services, economic performance, and organizational identity. Moreover, pictures
of people—models, celebrity endorsers, spokespersons, “average” consumers,
managers and employees—make up a large part of organizational imagery on
Web sites, in annual reports, brochures, podcasts, and marketing communication
(Borgerson and Schroeder, 2005; Campbell et al., 2009; Guthey and Jackson,

Diy Wifi Re Imagining Connectivity

Author: K. Jungnickel
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 113731253X
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themselves as consumers, especially in terms of the internet, it makes the
concept of community WiFi networking difficult to explain. People tend to think of
connecting in terms of a transaction, which in turn shapes their means of
expression. They pay for a service and feel they must get something in return. As
a result, WiFi makers often find themselves in the role of re-educating people.
Dan: ... it's a foreign concept... people are so used to the internet they are very
keen to adopt that ...

Material History Review

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Imagining Consumers: Design and Innovation from Wedgwood to Corning.
Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2000. xiii, 380 pp., illus., paper, US
$49.95, ISBN 0801861934. When, in the 1960s, I made acquaintance with the
expertise of marketing, it promoted the maxim "stop trying to sell what you make:
make what you can sell. "I was to believe that this was one of those typical post-
Second World War management concepts, a panacea for failing sales
departments. Although ...

The Oxford Handbook Of The History Of Consumption

Author: Frank Trentmann
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0199561214
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The historical circumstances under which non-Western societies and individuals
have or have not been envisioned as consumers turn out to be potently visible in
all three of these extensions, strongly accenting or complicating imperial ideas
about class, gender, and ethnic difference in colonial societies while also
unsettling their ideas about the passivity of colonial subjects. The contradictions
between imagining modern consumers as imbued with a distinctly modern kind
of capitalist ...

Imagining Outer Space

Author: Alexander C.T. Geppert
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 0230361366
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One recent consequence of ubiquitous social networking andtheinfluence of
orbitization seems to be that consumerism haspeakedto the pointwhere,
withalmost every resourceon earth having been depleted or overconsumed, now
consumers consume consumers, for instance on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter
. Manzoniapparently grasped,atthe beginning of the1960s,that the spectacle
oftheearth was almost complete in its medialization, his space art Base
settingachain reaction ...