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Lead Us Into Temptation: The Triumph of American Materialism

James B. Twitchell - Social Science - 2013 - 310 pages
We live in a commercial age, awash in a sea of brand names and advertising jingles. Twichell takes a witty and unflinching look at our commercial culture, and concludes that ...
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Lead Us Into Temptation: The Triumph of American Materialism

James B. Twitchell - Social Science - 2013 - 310 pages
We live in a commercial age, awash in a sea of brand names and advertising jingles. Twichell takes a witty and unflinching look at our commercial culture, and concludes that ...
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Lead Us Into Temptation: The Triumph of American Materialism

James B. Twitchell - Business & Economics - 1999 - 310 pages
Twitchell challenges the self-help movement, the recycling craze, Yuppie Guilt, and Oprah to reveal the heart of consumerism and what it tells us about ourselves. 36 illustrations.
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Lead Us Into Temptation: The Triumph of American Materialism

James B. Twitchell - Social Science - 2013 - 310 pages
We live in a commercial age, awash in a sea of brand names and advertising jingles. Twichell takes a witty and unflinching look at our commercial culture, and concludes that ...
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The Urge to Splurge: A Social History of Shopping

Laura Byrne Paquet - Business & Economics - 2003 - 277 pages
People used to haggle in crowded outdoor bazaars. Now we buy collectibles on eBay. Tracing the evolution of shopping from marketplaces to malls, mail order to the Internet, The ...
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