Coverart for item
The Resource Empire of things : how we became a world of consumers, from the fifteenth century to the twenty-first, Frank Trentmann

Empire of things : how we became a world of consumers, from the fifteenth century to the twenty-first, Frank Trentmann

Label
Empire of things : how we became a world of consumers, from the fifteenth century to the twenty-first
Title
Empire of things
Title remainder
how we became a world of consumers, from the fifteenth century to the twenty-first
Statement of responsibility
Frank Trentmann
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
AZZPT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Trentmann, Frank
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Materialism
  • Mass society
Label
Empire of things : how we became a world of consumers, from the fifteenth century to the twenty-first, Frank Trentmann
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in the United Kingdom in 2016 by Allen Lane." -- Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [693]-799) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Three cultures of consumption -- The Enlightenment of consumption -- Imperium of things -- Cities -- The consumer revolution comes home -- Age of ideologies -- Inside affluence -- Asia consumes -- Buy now, pay later -- Not so fast -- From the cradle to the grave -- Outside the marketplace -- Home and away -- Matters of the spirit -- Throwaway society? -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn933728457
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition
Extent
xvi, 862 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062456328
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)933728457
Label
Empire of things : how we became a world of consumers, from the fifteenth century to the twenty-first, Frank Trentmann
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in the United Kingdom in 2016 by Allen Lane." -- Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [693]-799) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Three cultures of consumption -- The Enlightenment of consumption -- Imperium of things -- Cities -- The consumer revolution comes home -- Age of ideologies -- Inside affluence -- Asia consumes -- Buy now, pay later -- Not so fast -- From the cradle to the grave -- Outside the marketplace -- Home and away -- Matters of the spirit -- Throwaway society? -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn933728457
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition
Extent
xvi, 862 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062456328
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)933728457

Library Locations

    • Albany LibraryBorrow it
      Gate 1, East Precinct, Albany Expressway (SH17), Albany, Auckland, 0632, NZ
      -36.733330 174.700641
Processing Feedback ...