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The Substance of Style

Virginia Postrel - Social Science - 2009 - 272 pages
Whether it's sleek leather pants, a shiny new Apple computer, or a designer toaster, we make important decisions as consumers every day based on our sensory experience. Sensory ...
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The Power of Glamour: Longing and the Art of Visual Persuasion

Virginia Postrel - Business & Economics - 2013 - 288 pages
In provocative detail with more than one hundred illustrations, critically acclaimed author Virginia Postrel separates glamour from glitz, revealing what qualities make a ...
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The Future and Its Enemies: In Defense of Political Hope

Daniel Innerarity - Philosophy - 2012 - 152 pages
Humans may be the only creatures conscious of having a future, but all too often we would rather not think about it. Likewise, our societies, unable to deal with radical ...
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The Virtue of Prosperity: Finding Values in an Age of Techno-Affluence

Dinesh D'Souza - Business & Economics - 2001 - 304 pages
By the controversial social critic and author of "Illiberal Education" comes a big-hearted book that revels the pursuit of wealth through capitalism as morally edifying.
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The Substance of Style

Virginia Postrel - Social Science - 2009 - 272 pages
Whether it's sleek leather pants, a shiny new Apple computer, or a designer toaster, we make important decisions as consumers every day based on our sensory experience. Sensory ...
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Democracy and Possessive Individualism: The Intellectual Legacy of C. B ...

Joseph H. Carens - Political Science - 1993 - 298 pages
From a conference in Toronto, October 1989, a dozen papers explore the possibilities for critical perspectives on liberal democracy in the light of the Marxist eclipse ...
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