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Green Politics and the Culture of Consumerism (Neo Liberalism)

by David Toke

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in Basingstoke .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Green movement,
  • Environmental policy

  • About the Edition

    This volume examines the links between stress, social division and excessive competition that are associated with the neoliberal discourse. Discourse analysis is used in a critical manner to examine the way that environmental issues are shaped.

    Edition Notes

    Description based on print version record.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGE170.T64 2000eb
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource]
    Pagination1 online resource (226 p.)
    Number of Pages226
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27041850M
    ISBN 100230514154
    ISBN 109780230514157
    OCLC/WorldCa437167350

    Bibliography Includes bibliographical references. Contents. A place called home - identity and the cultural politics of difference, Jonathan Rutherford-- feminism - dead or alive?, Andrea Stuart-- welcome to the jungle - identity and diversity in postmodern politics, Kobena Mercer-- confinement, Frances Angela-- the value of difference, Jeffrey Weeks-- black feminism - the politics of. The term culture originates from the Latin word culture that means to cultivate, and it has different meanings (Storey, , p. 14). The word culture is usually described in three basic senses, which are set of shared values, practices, goals and attitudes; excellence of taste in humanities and fine arts; an integrated pattern of behavior and.

    // Points of View: Green Consumerism;3/1/, p4 The article offers a critical guide to the controversial issue of green consumerism. The article discusses criteria in understanding the issue, such as distinguishing between fact and opinion and recognizing point and counterpoint arguments. The accelerating interpenetration of nature and culture is the hallmark of the new "light-green" social order that has emerged in postwar France, argues Michael Bess in this penetrating new history. On one hand, a preoccupation with natural qualities and equilibrium has increasingly infused France’s economic and cultural life. On the other, human activities have laid an ever more potent and.

    The Changing Landscape of China's Consumerism looks at the growth of consumerism in China from both a socio-economic and a political/cultural angle. It examines changing trends in consumption in China as well as the impact of these trends on society, and the politics and culture surrounding them. Via signed entries, Green Consumerism: An A-to-Z Guide offers a wide-ranging examination of green consumerism, one reflecting the diversity of views and debates surrounding the concept. The multiplicity of topics and disciplinary perspectives provides a useful survey of the nature of green consumerism, the forms it takes, the issues.


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