The Resource The authenticity hoax : how we get lost finding ourselves, Andrew Potter

The authenticity hoax : how we get lost finding ourselves, Andrew Potter

Label
The authenticity hoax : how we get lost finding ourselves
Title
The authenticity hoax
Title remainder
how we get lost finding ourselves
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Potter
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
One of Canada's hippest, smartest cultural critics takes on the West's defining value. We live in a world increasingly dominated by the fake, the prepackaged, the artificial: fast food, scripted reality-TV shows, Facebook 'friends', and fraudulent memoirs. But people everywhere are demanding the exact opposite, heralding 'authenticity' as the cure for isolated individualism and shallow consumerism. Restaurants promote the authenticity of their cuisine, condo developers promote authentic loft living, and book reviewers regularly praise the authenticity of a new writer's voice. International bes
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
306.090511
Index
index present
LC call number
HM626
LC item number
.P68 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The authenticity hoax : how we get lost finding ourselves, Andrew Potter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 276-283) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn847548140
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (296 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781921753107
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
bd52e86f-d0a0-4efc-b1e8-a2ccfbf88457
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33801022
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)847548140
  • pebco1921753102

Library Locations

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