The Resource Transformative Consumer Research for Personal and Collective Well-Being

Transformative Consumer Research for Personal and Collective Well-Being

Label
Transformative Consumer Research for Personal and Collective Well-Being
Title
Transformative Consumer Research for Personal and Collective Well-Being
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Daily existence is more interconnected to consumer behaviors than ever before, encompassing many issues of well-being. Problems include unhealthy eating; credit card mismanagement; alcohol, tobacco, pornography, and gambling abuse; marketplace discrimination; and ecological deterioration; as well as at-risk groups who are impoverished, impaired, or elderly. Opportunities for well-being via consumer behaviors include empowerment via the Internet, product sharing, leisure pursuits, family consumption, and pro-environmental activities, among others. In 2005 the Association for Consumer Research la
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
658.8/34
Index
index present
LC call number
HF5415.32.T73 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Transformative Consumer Research for Personal and Collective Well-Being
Publication
Note
27. Consumer Well-Being in Later Life
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front cover; Transformative Consumer Research for Personal and Collective Well-Being; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Editors; Contributors; Reviewers; I. Declaring and Projecting Transformative Consumer Research; 1. Origins, Qualities, and Envisionments of Transformative Consumer Research; 2. Foundational Research on Consumer Welfare: Opportunities for a Transformative Consumer Research Agenda; 3. Activism Research: Designing Transformative Lab and Field Studies; 4. Sensitizing Principles and Practices Central to Social Change Methodologies; II. Economic and Social Issues
  • 10. Social Media for Social Change: A Transformative Consumer Research Perspective11. Quality of Virtual Life; IV. Materialism and the Environment; 12. What Welfare? On the Definition and Domain of Transformative Consumer Research and the Foundational Role of Materialism; 13. Sustainable Consumption and Production: Challenges for Transformative Consumer Research; 14. From Profligacy to Sustainability: Can We Get There From Here? Transforming the Ideology of Consumption; V. Enhancing Health; 15. Tackling the Childhood Obesity Epidemic: An Opportunity for Transformative Consumer Research
  • 16. Processing and Acting on Nutrition Labeling on Food: The State of Knowledge and New Directions for Transformative Consumer Research17. Transformative Consumer Research for Addressing Tobacco and Alcohol Consumption; 18. Using Behavioral Theory to Transform Consumers and Their Environments to Prevent the Spread of Sexually Transmitted Infections; VI. Consumer Finances; 19. Addition by Division: Partitioning Real Accounts for Financial Well-Being; 20. Understanding Consumer Psychology to Avoid Abuse of Credit Cards
  • 21. Employee Retirement Savings: What We Know and Are Discovering for Helping People Prepare for Life After WorkVII. Other Risky Behaviors and At-Risk Consumers; 22. A Model of Self-Regulation: Insights for Impulsive and Compulsive Problems With Eating and Buying; 23. Gambling Beliefs Versus Reality: Implications for Transformative Public Policy; 24. Porn 2.0: The Libidinal Economy and the Consumption of Desire in the Digital Age; 25. Neuroscience and Addictive Consumption; 26. Toward a Process Theory of Consumer Vulnerability and Resilience: Illuminating Its Transformative Potential
  • 5. Conducting Transformative Consumer Research: Lessons Learned in Moving From Basic Research to Transformative Impact in Subsistence Marketplaces6. Transformative Consumer Research in Developing Economies: Perspectives, Trends, and Reflections From the Field; 7. Hope and Innovativeness: Transformative Factors for Subsistence Consumer-Merchants; 8. Discrimination and Injustice in the Marketplace: They Come in All Sizes, Shapes, and Colors; III. Technological Edges; 9. Internet Indispensability, Online Social Capital, and Consumer Well-Being
Control code
ocn767498162
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (767 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203813256
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b35374019
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)767498162
  • pebco0203813251

Library Locations

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