Satisfaction Guaranteed ePub download
by Susan Strasser
- ISBN: 067972558X
- ISBN13: 978-0679725589
- ePub: 1749 kb | FB2: 1315 kb
- Language: English
- Category: Marketing & Sales
- Publisher: Pantheon; Reprint edition (August 18, 1990)
- Rating: 4.2/5
- Votes: 456
- Format: azw doc lit docx
Satisfaction Guaranteed brings the subject of mass-market society out of the clouds of theory and down to earth. Village Voice Literary Supplement
Satisfaction Guaranteed brings the subject of mass-market society out of the clouds of theory and down to earth. Village Voice Literary Supplement. Strasser shows how we have evolved into a consumer culture in which the creation of demand is central. Jonathan Yardley, Washington Post Book World. Susan Strasser teaches history at the University of Delaware. Her books include Waste and Want: A Social History of Trash. Gives complete insight to our pathetic consumer society today.
Satisfaction Guaranteed book. Details (if other): Cancel. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Satisfaction Guaranteed: The Making of the American Mass Market.
With colorful prose and provocative stories, Satisfaction Guaranteed uncovers the roots of America's consumer society . Susan Strasser is the author of the award winning "Never Done" & "Satisfaction Guaranteed: The Making of the American Mass Market.
With colorful prose and provocative stories, Satisfaction Guaranteed uncovers the roots of America's consumer society, obsession with shopping, and devotion to brands. Her articles have appeared in "The New York Times," "The Washington Post," & "The Nation. A professor of history at the University of Delaware, she lives near Washington, .
Susan Strasser teaches history at the University of Delaware. She lives in Washington, DC. show more.
Satisfaction Guaranteed. com User, December 10, 2000. Her use of advertising documents the shift from product-based to consumer-based ads that was necessary to establish a national market.
Strasser, Susan, 1948-. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Advertising, Consumers, Sales promotion, Brand name products. New York : Pantheon Books. inlibrary; printdisabled; ; china. Uploaded by Lotu Tii on August 10, 2012. SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata). Terms of Service (last updated 12/31/2014).
But while Strasser makes a diligent job of conveying how a wealth of products became household names, she's unable to suppress an abiding ambivalence toward commerce.
Susan Strasser's pathbreaking histories of housework and the rise of the mass market have become classics in the literature of consumer culture. Here she turns to an essential but neglected part of that culture-the trash it produces-and finds in it an unexpected wealth of meaning. Before the twentieth century, streets and bodies stank, but trash was nearly nonexistent. With goods and money scarce, almost everything was reused
Title: Satisfaction Guaranteed Author: Strasser, Susan Publisher: Pantheon Books Date: 1989 Place: New York Pages .
Title: Satisfaction Guaranteed Author: Strasser, Susan Publisher: Pantheon Books Date: 1989 Place: New York Pages: 339. Description: Satisfaction Guaranteed was written in 1989 to describe Susan Strasser s views on the turn of the century advertisements and the effects that they had on purchasing by consumers. Strasser uses many examples of turn of the century advertising, and how it might have influenced housewives of the time to purchase certain goods over others.
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