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Consumerism

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Affluenza (,æflu'enza)
Our Price: £11.69
There is currently an epidemic of 'affluenza' throughout the world - an obsessive, envious, keeping-up-with-the-Joneses - that has resulted in huge in...
A life less throwaway
Our Price: £11.69
Now more than ever, we live in a society where we covet new and shiny things. Not only has consumption risen dramatically over the last 60 years, but ...

Merry midwinter
Our Price: £9.99
'Lots of ideas for making gifts and decorations but not spending tons of money buying them' Jenni MurrayCelebrating midwinter is not about what you bu...
Farewell to growth
Our Price: £14.39
Most of us who live in the North and the West consume far too much - too much meat, too much fat, too much sugar, too much salt. We are more likely to put on too much weight than to go hungry. We live in a society that is heading for a crash. We are aware of what is happening and yet we refuse to take it fully into account.

Merry midwinter
Our Price: £8.09
'Lots of ideas for making gifts and decorations but not spending tons of money buying them' Jenni MurrayCelebrating midwinter is not about what you bu...
24/7
Our Price: £7.19
24/7: Late Capitalism and the Ends of Sleep explores some of the ruinous consequences of the expanding non-stop processes of twenty-first-century capi...

The SAGE handbook of consumer culture
Our Price: £108.00
The question of consumption emerged as a major focus of research and scholarship in the 1990s but the breadth and diversity of consumer culture has no...
Black and indigenous
Our Price: £19.79
Garifuna live in Central America, primarily Honduras, and the United States. Identified as Black by others and by themselves, they also claim indigeno...

Fresh
Our Price: £16.16
That rosy tomato perched on your plate in December is at the end of a great journey-not just over land and sea, but across a vast and varied cultural ...
No logo
Our Price: £9.89
'No Logo' was a book that defined a generation when it was first published in 1999. For its 10th anniversay Naomi Klein has updated this iconic book.B...

Generation M
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What does it mean to be young and Muslim today? There is a segment of the world's 1.6 billion Muslims that is more influential than any other, and wil...
Who can you trust?
Our Price: £13.49
Nominated for the Business Book Awards 'Embracing Change' categoryFinancial Times Book of the Month-----If you can't trust those in charge, who can yo...

Class acts
Our Price: £24.30
In this lively study, Rachel Sherman goes behind the scenes in two urban luxury hotels to give a nuanced picture of the workers who care for and cater...
Possessed
Our Price: £18.00
How ownership came to control us - and what we can do about itOur love affair with our possessions seems to be all-consuming, even as our planet reach...

Empire of things
Our Price: £11.69
'Magnificent ... groundbreaking ... a triumph' Peter Frankopan, author of The Silk Roads'A masterpiece, a delight to read ... a rare and beautiful th...
What's mine is yours
Our Price: £11.69
In the 20th century humanity consumed products faster than ever, but this way of living is no longer sustainable. This new and important book shows ho...

The Mediated Mind
Our Price: £21.59
How did we arrive at our contemporary consumer media economy? Why are we now fixated on screens, imbibing information that constantly expires, and lon...
Stuffocation
Our Price: £8.99
We're all stuffocated. We have more stuff than we could ever need - but it's bad for the planet and it's making us stressed. It might even be killing ...