He examines the theories of consumption and postmodernism among contemporary social theorists and relates these to the actual nature of contemporary consumer culture. Consumer culture can be seen as offering and legitimating a wide range of aesthetic experiences and bodily pleasures, something that has become designed into goods and consumer spaces by the growing ranks of cultural intermediaries. . --Cooperative Economics News Service ". Scepticas culturae, litterarum, artis, philosophiae, historiae, oeconomicae, architecturae, fictionis, et iudicii litterarii interpretationes comprehendit. precisely the sort of text which is necessary to read to escape from our productivist preconceptions. Mike Featherstone explores the roots of consumer culture, how it is defined and differentiated and the extent to which it represents the arrival of a `postmodern' world. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Consumer Culture and Postmodernism (Published in association with Theory, Culture & Society). Postmodernismus (ab Anglico postmodern, vocabulo primum annis 1870 adhibito) est motus in artibus, architectura, et iudicio litterario qui a modernismo abiit. --Humanity and Society. In this view, mass media advertising and market dynamics lead us to a constant search for new fashions, new styles, new sensations, and new experiences. Leveres direkte via nedlastning. Mike Featherstone-Consumer Culture and Postmodernism.pdf . Pris: 145,-. e-bok, 2007. He explores the roots of consumer culture, how it is defined and differentiated and the extent to which it represents the arrival of a "postmodern" world. (fix it) Keywords Civilization, Modern Postmodernism: Categories Michel Foucault in Continental Philosophy Mike Featherstone is Professor of Communications and Sociology at Nottingham Trent University.CONTRIBUTORS OUTSIDE NORTH AMERICA :Zygmunt Bauman University of LeedsHenning Bech University of CopenhagenElizabeth Beck-Gernsheim Universtiy of ErlangenMary Evans University of Kent at CanterburyDavid Frisby University of GlasgowMike Hepworth University of AberdeenEva Illouz Tel-Aviv UniversityMaria Esther Maciel Universidade Federal de Minas GeraisMichael Richardson SOAS, University of LondonLaura Rival University of Kent at CanterburyAndrew Travers SomersetJeffrey Weeks South Bank UniversitySasha Weitman Tel-Aviv UniversitySam Whimster London Guildhall UniversityElizabeth Wilson University of North LondonCas Wouters University of Utrecht, If a society is postmodern, it must prioritize the consumption of resources in everyday life. 4 Aestheticization Processes and the Cultural Intermediaries. Consumer culture and postmodernism. Featherstone (1991) points out the term has been used to refer to new developments in intellectual and cultural theory. Mike Featherstone (1991) Abstract This article has no associated abstract. Similarly, postmodern social theory with its view that consumption defines postmodern society (Featherstone, 1991) attracted attention (and has since declined) before the recent growth in interest in that theory in the United States. Finally, I conclude by Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. . philosophy, history and especially the mass media and consumer culture. There has developed a consumer culture in post-industrial societies, whereby social status and values are derived from the display of abundance and excess (Featherstone, 1991; Matusitz, 2012). Page 4/11. The suggestion that our subjective experience of everyday life and our sense of identity has somehow changed significantly in recent years. Consumer Culture and Postmodernism (1991, second edition 2007) Undoing Culture: Globalization, Postmodernism and Identity (1995) Co-author Consumer Culture and Postmodernism Published in association with Theory, Culture & Society: Author: Mike Featherstone: Edition: illustrated, reprint: Publisher: SAGE Publications, 1991: Original from: the University of Virginia: Digitized: 14 Apr 2008: ISBN: 0803984146, … Building on the heritage of classical social theory, the book series examines ways in which this tradition has been reshaped by a new generation of theorists. ... a prodigious expansion of culture throughout the social realm, to the point at which everything in our social life - from economic value and state power to practices and to the very structure of the psyche itself - can be said to have become 'cultural' in some original and as yet untheorized sense. 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