Theories of Consumption

Storey, John (2017) Theories of Consumption. Routledge, Oxon. ISBN 9781138677999

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Theories of Consumption explores the concept of consumption from the post-disciplinary perspective of cultural studies.

John Storey brings together work that up until now has been located in distinct disciplinary spaces including work on reception theory in literary studies and philosophy; work on consumer culture in sociology, anthropology and history; and work on media audiences (both ethnographic and theoretical) in media studies and sociology.

Moving beyond the usual analysis of consumer culture, Storey presents a critical assessment of a range of theoretical approaches to the study of consumption. In doing so, he provides an authoritative overview of a significant selection of research and analysis that has explored consumption as an object of study.

Item Type: Book
Divisions: Faculty of Arts and Creative Industries
Depositing User: Klaire Purvis-Shepherd
Date Deposited: 07 Mar 2019 14:33
Last Modified: 26 May 2021 15:21

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