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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 19 citing Waste and Want: A Social History of Trash. 

BIRTH OF A SALESMAN

Walter A. FRIEDMAN - Business & Economics - 2005 - 356 pages
Chronicles the transformation of the American salesman from an itinerant population of peddlers and canvassers in the mid-nineteenth century to professional salespeople and ...
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The Ethics of Waste: How We Relate to Rubbish

Gay Hawkins - Nature - 2006 - 151 pages
Looks at contemporary society and its treatment of waste products, offering a meditation on what we throw out, how we do it, and the ethical significance of waste in everyday life.
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The Paradise of God : Renewing Religion in an Ecological Age: Renewing ...

Philosophy Department Georgetown College Norman Wirzba Associate Professor and Chair - Religion - 2003 - 256 pages
"And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over the cattle, and ...
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Cash for Your Trash: Scrap Recycling in America

Carl A. Zimring - Business & Economics - 2005 - 220 pages
Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)--Carnegie Mellon.
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Living with Things: Ridding, Accommodation, Dwelling

Nicky Gregson - Business & Economics - 2007 - 193 pages
Living with Things provides an account of consumption in terms of its centrality to our dwelling practices. Its focus is on the home, particularly on the movement of people and ...
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A crisis of waste?: understanding the rubbish society

Martin O'Brien - Social Science - 2008 - 193 pages
This book takes a measured look at the 'crisis of waste' in modern society and it does so historically, sociologically and critically. It tells stories about past and present ...
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A crisis of waste?: understanding the rubbish society

Martin O'Brien - Business & Economics - 2008 - 193 pages
This book takes a measured look at the 'crisis of waste' in modern society and it does so historically, sociologically and critically. It tells stories about past and present ...
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