The Resource Consumerism in twentieth-century Britain : the search for a historical movement, Matthew Hilton

Consumerism in twentieth-century Britain : the search for a historical movement, Matthew Hilton

Label
Consumerism in twentieth-century Britain : the search for a historical movement
Title
Consumerism in twentieth-century Britain
Title remainder
the search for a historical movement
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Hilton
Title variation
Consumerism in 20th century Britain
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the first comprehensive history of consumerism as an organised social and political movement. It explores the history of consumer organisations in twentieth-century Britain and makes a major contribution to an expanding inter-disciplinary discussion of the role of consumption in modern society
Cataloging source
MT4IT
Dewey number
339.4709410904
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HCZ60.C6
LC item number
H56 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Target audience
specialized
Label
Consumerism in twentieth-century Britain : the search for a historical movement, Matthew Hilton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 344-370) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Illustrations; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Introduction: luxury's shadow; Consumerism: cultural or political phenomenon?; Luxury's shadow; 1 Socialism, co-operation, Free Trade and fair trade: the politics of consumption in the nineteenth century; 2 Revolutionary shoppers: the Consumers' Council and scarcity in World War One; 3 The right to live: consumer 'ideology' in inter-war Britain; 4 The price of depression: consumer politics in inter-war Britain; 5 Austerity to affluence: the twilight of the politics of necessity
Control code
ocn252483867
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 382 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780521831291
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27308820
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)252483867
  • acaebk0511063016

Library Locations

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