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The Resource Explorations in the sociology of consumption : fast food, credit cards and casinos, George Ritzer, (electronic resource)

Explorations in the sociology of consumption : fast food, credit cards and casinos, George Ritzer, (electronic resource)

Label
Explorations in the sociology of consumption : fast food, credit cards and casinos
Title
Explorations in the sociology of consumption
Title remainder
fast food, credit cards and casinos
Statement of responsibility
George Ritzer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Contains the author's latest reflections on the uses and misuses of metatheory. According to Ritzer, sociology is a multi paradigm science. This book seeks to find a way out of the confusion by sketching out the lineaments of a new integrated sociological paradigm
Action
digitized
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Ritzer, George
Dewey number
306.3
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Consumer behavior
  • Consumption (Economics)
Label
Explorations in the sociology of consumption : fast food, credit cards and casinos, George Ritzer, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 236-247) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Chapter 1 -- Writing to be Read; Chapter 2 -- The Irrationality of Rationality; Chapter 3 -- Some Thoughts on the Future of McDonaldization; Chapter 4 -- The process of McDonaldization is not uniform: Nor are it's settings, consumer or the consumption of its goods and services; Chapter 5 -- Expressing America: A critique of the global credit card society; Chapter 6 -- Enchanting a disenchanted; Chapter 7 -- Ensnared in the e-net: The future belongs to the immaterial means of consumption
Control code
ocm70774154
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 257 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781446220801
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70774154
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Explorations in the sociology of consumption : fast food, credit cards and casinos, George Ritzer, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 236-247) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Chapter 1 -- Writing to be Read; Chapter 2 -- The Irrationality of Rationality; Chapter 3 -- Some Thoughts on the Future of McDonaldization; Chapter 4 -- The process of McDonaldization is not uniform: Nor are it's settings, consumer or the consumption of its goods and services; Chapter 5 -- Expressing America: A critique of the global credit card society; Chapter 6 -- Enchanting a disenchanted; Chapter 7 -- Ensnared in the e-net: The future belongs to the immaterial means of consumption
Control code
ocm70774154
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 257 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781446220801
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70774154
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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